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The Resource Words and ways of American English

Words and ways of American English

Label
Words and ways of American English
Title
Words and ways of American English
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1905-1980
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pyles, Thomas
Dewey number
427.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE2808
LC item number
.P9
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Americanisms
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Wortschatz
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
Label
Words and ways of American English
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early American speech: coinages, adaptations, and survivals -- Early American speech: adoptions from foreign tongues -- Some characteristics of American English and their backgrounds -- Linguistic nationalism and the schoolmaster -- Noah Webster, man and symbol -- Some stylistic characteristics: tall talk, turgidity, and taboo -- Later American speech: coinages and adaptations -- Later American speech: adoptions from foreign tongues -- American and British word usages -- American pronunciation -- Purity by prescription
Control code
252233
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
310 pages
Lccn
52005156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)456359
  • (OCoLC)252233
Label
Words and ways of American English
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early American speech: coinages, adaptations, and survivals -- Early American speech: adoptions from foreign tongues -- Some characteristics of American English and their backgrounds -- Linguistic nationalism and the schoolmaster -- Noah Webster, man and symbol -- Some stylistic characteristics: tall talk, turgidity, and taboo -- Later American speech: coinages and adaptations -- Later American speech: adoptions from foreign tongues -- American and British word usages -- American pronunciation -- Purity by prescription
Control code
252233
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
310 pages
Lccn
52005156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)456359
  • (OCoLC)252233

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