|publisher :||Cambridge University Press, Year: 1994|
|ISBN 10 :||0521401798|
|ISBN 13 :|
|page Number :||498|
|file size :||39 MB|
A book about the English language is a daring enterprise, for it has many perceptive critics as there are fluent readers. The language as a whole belongs to no one, yet everyone owns a part of it, has an interest in it, and has an opinion about it.