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The American language, Supplement two

by H. L. Mencken

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Americanisms,
  • English language,
  • Names,
  • Personal Names

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby H.L. Mencken
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE2808 .M4 1962 Suppl.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination890 p. ;
    Number of Pages890
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24961772M
    OCLC/WorldCa658077647

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American English is the means by which half the world population communicates with each other. So why not spend a little time understanding how the American language came into being.

How American English was scorned by England for so many years (and still to this day), and how American English eventually overpowered British English/5(17). American Language: An Inquiry Into the Development of English in the United States / Supplement I (One) / Supplement II (Two) [three volumes].

MENCKEN, H. Published by Knopf, NY: (). The advertised book was the "abridged" which comprises the main volume and two supplements. What I got was the main volume. I agreed to accept it but suggest the seller improve on the detail/5(18). KIRKUS REVIEW Supplement One amplified, revised, enriched the first pages- roughly- of the original The American Language.

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In those which related to the first six chapters of The American Language were published as Supplement I ; the present volume contains those new materials which relate to the other chapters. The ground thus covered in Supplement II is as follows: 1. The American Language and Supplement H.L.

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