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Perhaps surprisingly the Roman occupation of Britain had little initial impact on the development of the English language. Only place ...
There are thousands of regular verbs ( paint, walk) - and less than two hundred irregular verbs. Yet it is those awkward irregulars whic...
In 1965 Gordon Moore, co-founder of Intel , observed that the number of transistors per square inch on integrated circuits had do...
Monday, 21 February 2011
Terms used in linguistics: descriptivist and prescriptivist?
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