Glossary of Supposed Americanisms (Classic Reprint)

byAlfred L. Elwyn

Paperback | January 9, 2019

Glossary of Supposed Americanisms (Classic Reprint) by Alfred L. Elwyn
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A few years will erase every trace of the manner of speaking that has spread from Plymouth Rock over an empire. The peculiarities to which we have alluded are almost exclusively. Confined to New England. Her origin is purely English; the small amount of Irish or Scotch will not detract from the truth of this assertion; and it is among her people that we are to look for those peculiar modes of speaking which distin guish her from her sister States, and as the true descendants.

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Title:Glossary of Supposed Americanisms (Classic Reprint)Format:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.27 inPublished:January 9, 2019Publisher:1KG LimitedLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1332043461

ISBN - 13:9781332043460

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