David Crystal: The Origins of English

David Crystal: The Origins of English

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Where does our English language come from?

Discover the roots of English and trace its journey from the earliest days, through the Middle Ages, and into the language this blurb is written in today, with Britain's most distinguished linguistic expert, David Crystal.

David Crystal is Honorary Professor of Linguistics at the University of Bangor. His many books range from clinical linguistics to the liturgy and Shakespeare. He is the author of The Story of English in 100 Words (Profile Books) and The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language (CUP, 3rd edition 2018, also audio/online).

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Name: David Crystal: The Origins of English
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