Studying the History of Early English by Simon HorobinStudying the History of Early English by Simon Horobin

Studying the History of Early English

bySimon Horobin

Paperback | December 9, 2009

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This accessible book introduces students to the latest linguistic approaches and methodologies for studying the history of English. Horobin shows the importance of thinking about why, as well as how, language changes over time and includes practical information on gathering evidence alongside worked-through textual examples.
SIMON HOROBIN is in the Department of English at the University of Oxford.
Title:Studying the History of Early EnglishFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pagesPublished:December 9, 2009Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230551386

ISBN - 13:9780230551381


Table of Contents

Introduction: Studying the History of English * Evidence * Standardization * Spellings and Sounds * Grammar * Lexicon * Glossary of terms * Bibliography