Say What?: The Weird and Mysterious Journey of the English Language
Mega Sale! Save 30% on the Say What?: The Weird and Mysterious Journey of the English Language by Tundra Books at Translate This Website. MPN: FBA-|302845. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. More than a million words, weird spellings, words that are spelled the same but pronounced differently or vice versa. Where on Earth did the English
As English changed and grew, it became a jumble of sounds, words, and rules from countless languages and nations. And it’s still changing and growing every day. More than seventy percent of all English words were born someplace other than England. That’s why English can be so confusing and inconsistent. And that’s why English is the richest, most international, and most versatile language in the world.
This innovative book takes us on a journey through time to unravel and demystify the story of English. Word games, intriguing facts, and tricky quizzes add an element of fun while enriching readers’ knowledge and understanding.
|Item Weight:||0.61 pounds|
|Item Size:||0.41 x 9.04 x 9.04 inches|
|Package Weight:||0.6 pounds|
|Package Size:||7 x 0.5 x 0.5 inches|