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The Origins Of English Words

Author : Joseph Twadell Shipley
ISBN : 9780801896439
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Anecdotal, eclectic, and always enthusiastic, The Origins of English Words is a diverting expedition beyond linguistics into literature, history, folklore, anthropology, philosophy, and science.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
The Origins of English Words
Language: en
Pages: 636
Authors: Joseph Twadell Shipley
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-07 - Publisher: JHU Press

There are no direct records of the original Indo-European speech. By comparing the vocabularies of its various descendants, however, it is possible to reconstruct the basic Indo-European roots with considerable confidence. In The Origins of English Words, Shipley catalogues these proposed roots and follows the often devious, always fascinating, process
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Language: en
Pages:
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Categories: English drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1773 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 208
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Categories: History
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Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Francis Fukuyama
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-12 - Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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