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The last word : the English language : opinions and prejudices / by Laurence Urdang.

Urdang, Laurence. (Author).
Book Book (2008.)
Description: xxi, 281 p. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Detroit, MI : OmniData, 2008.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Salem State University Stacks PE 1072 .U73 2008 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780979864803
  • ISBN: 0979864801
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Language change -- Word origins -- Meaning -- Words and expressions -- Language and culture and language -- Names -- Feminist and politically correct language -- Good English/Bad English -- Taboo, slang, informal, and colloquial language -- Bad writing, taste, and discrimination -- Spelling reform -- Controversy and dictionaries -- Computers -- Pronunciation.
Citation: Urdang, Laurence. "The last word : the English language : opinions and prejudices." Detroit, MI : OmniData, 2008.
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