The DEFINITIVE version OF The American Language used to be released in 1936. on the grounds that then it's been famous as a classic. it truly is that rarest of literary accomplishments—a e-book that's authoritative and medical and is whilst very diverting reading. yet after 1936 HLM persevered to collect new fabrics diligently. In 1945 these which concerning the 1st six chapters of The American Language have been released as Supplement I; the current quantity includes these new fabrics which relate to the opposite chapters.
The flooring hence coated in Supplement II is as follows:
1. American Pronunciation. Its history. Its divergence from English usage. The nearby and racial dialects.
2. American Spelling. The effect of Noah Webster upon it. Its characters today. The simplified spelling movement. The therapy of mortgage words. Punctuation, capitalization, and abbreviation.
3. The universal Speech. Outlines of its grammar. Its verbs, pronouns, nouns, adjectives, and adverbs. The double negative. different peculiarities.
4. Proper Names in America. Surnames. Given-names. Place-names. different names.
5. American Slang. Its beginning and history. The argot of assorted racial and occupational groups.
Although the textual content of Supplement II is said to that of The American Language, it's an autonomous paintings that could be learn profitably through people who have no idea both The American Language or Supplement I.
Read Online or Download American Language Supplement 2 (American Language No. 1) PDF
Best reference books
A vocabulary, Persian, Arabic, and English; abridged from the 4to version of Richardson's dictionary. 662 Pages
This consultant is the fitting creation for rookies to horses and horse care. It comprises info on their day-by-day actual wishes (water, nutrients, take care of, workout and companionship) and likewise delves into speaking with and coming near near horses, their physique language, tack, universal knots and future health care issues.
This Basque > English Lexicon is predicated at the global Languages Dictionary in nationwide libraries.
Traits IN LINGUISTICS is a chain of books that open new views in our knowing of language. The sequence publishes cutting-edge paintings on middle parts of linguistics throughout theoretical frameworks in addition to reviews that supply new insights via development bridges to neighbouring fields resembling neuroscience and cognitive technological know-how.
- Ophtalmologie en urgence (French Edition)
- NEW MyCommunicationLab® with Pearson eText -- Instant Access -- for Public Speaking
- Storie sull'ambiente: Libro bilingue Italiano Inglese in un’antologia di racconti brevi (Racconti bilingue Vol. 3) (Italian Edition)
- Focus On: 20 Most Popular Films Set in the 1880S: 3:10 to Yuma (1957 film), The Four Feathers (2002 film), The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945 film), Lust ... Diary of a Madman (film), The Magic Bo...
- Idle Upper Chapel burial registers and graveyard inscriptions
- Focus On: 100 Most Popular Commercial Video Games with Freely Available Source Code: The Oregon Trail (video game), Wolfenstein 3D, Doom 3, Duke Nukem ... game, Quake II, Descent (video game), etc.
Additional info for American Language Supplement 2 (American Language No. 1)
American Language Supplement 2 (American Language No. 1)