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by Richard W. Bailey

  • Author: Richard W. Bailey
  • ISBN: 0472085409
  • ISBN13: 978-0472085408
  • ePub: 1931 kb | FB2: 1533 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: History & Criticism
  • Publisher: University of Michigan Press ELT (July 21, 1998)
  • Pages: 386
  • Rating: 4.9/5
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  • Format: txt docx lit azw
Nineteenth-Century English ePub download

Six aspects of nineteenth-century English are treated in separate chapters: writing, sounds, words, slang, grammar, and "voices. In each domain, innovation and obsolescence are discussed as they were observed by contemporary writers.

In Nineteenth-Century English, Richard W. Bailey treads new ground by. .In this book, Richard Bailey uses numerous examples and illustrations to demonstrate the changes in English.

Six aspects of nineteenth-century English are treated in separate chapters: writing, sounds, words, slang, grammar, and "voices. Six aspects of nineteenth-century English are treated in separate chapters: writing, sounds, words, slang, grammar, and "voices.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-346) and index. Writing - Sounds - Words - Slang - Grammar - Voices. Six aspects of nineteenth-century English are treated in separate chapters: writing, sounds, words, slang, grammar, and voices

Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-346) and index. Six aspects of nineteenth-century English are treated in separate chapters: writing, sounds, words, slang, grammar, and voices. Thus Bailey shows how linguistic details gained powerful social meaning in the emergent stratification by class, region, race, and gender of the anglophone community. An abundance of quotations provides insight into the way English was used.

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Bailey was born in Pontiac, Michigan to Karl and Elisabeth (Weld) Bailey. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1961, having also studied for a year at the University of Edinburgh. He received his MA and P. in English from the University of Connecticut in 1965

Nineteenth-Century English. Bailey treads .

ISBN13:9780472085408.

A challenge for a book like Bailey’s, however, is the sparseness of evidence on earlier forms of American English. The human voice was unrecorded before the late 19th century, and until the late 20th recordings of casual speech, especially of ordinary people, were rare.

Jane Austen's English is far different from Virginia Woolf's, but historians of the English language have given scant attention to the ways in which English changed over the course of the nineteenth century. In Nineteenth-Century English, Richard W. Bailey treads new ground by showing the extent to which the language changed as cultural and economic transformations brought us into the modern world.
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