Questions at Issue in Our English Speech by Edwin W. Bowen

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Author Bowen, Edwin W. (Edwin Winfield), 1866-1953
LoC No. 09007028
Title Questions at Issue in Our English Speech
Original Publication United States: Broadway Publishing Company,1909.
Contents Our English spelling of yesterday. Why antiquated -- A question of preference in English spelling -- Authority in English pronunciation -- Vulgarisms with a pedigree -- Briticisms versus Americanisms -- What is slang? -- Standard English. How it arose and how it is maintained.
Credits Tim Lindell and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive/American Libraries.)
Language English
LoC Class PE: Language and Literatures: English
Subject English language -- Usage
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EBook-No. 67953
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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