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 a Reader in the Faculty of English Language and Literature at the University of Oxford.  He is the author ofAn Introduction to Middle English,The Language of the Chaucer TraditionandChaucer's Language. 
Title:Studying the History of Early EnglishFormat:PaperbackDimensions:168 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.35 inPublished:December 9, 2009Publisher:Red Globe PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230551386

ISBN - 13:9780230551381

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Table of Contents

Studying the History of English.- Evidence.- Standardization.- Spellings and Sounds.- The Lexicon.- Morphology.- Corpus Studies.- Bibliography.