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➳ [Reading] ➶ Gift of the Gob By Kate Burridge ➩ – Akvarieprofilen.co A book about the uirks of the English language from an Australian point of view from popular author and ABC TV and Radio regular Kate Burridge Why can we fall in love but not in hate? What do codswallA book about the uirks of the English language from an Australian point of view from popular author and ABC TV and Radio regular Kate Burridge Why can we fall in love but not in hate? What do codswallop and poppycock share? Why not one house and two hice? How come we scream blue murder sing the blues and turn the air blue?In Gift of the Gob Professor of Linguistics Kate Burridge exp.

Lores our language and the everlasting tug of love that exists between ‘proper’ English and its wayward relation slang She investigates the place where all that is ‘wrong’ ‘bad’ or ‘sloppy’ slips into everyday use before becoming ‘proper’ in its turnJoin Kate on a fascinating journey through English language history as she untangles words and their meanings and u.

gift pdf Gift of kindle Gift of the Gob MOBILores our language and the everlasting tug of love that exists between ‘proper’ English and its wayward relation slang She investigates the place where all that is ‘wrong’ ‘bad’ or ‘sloppy’ slips into everyday use before becoming ‘proper’ in its turnJoin Kate on a fascinating journey through English language history as she untangles words and their meanings and u.

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  1. Tracey Allen at Carpe Librum Tracey Allen at Carpe Librum says:

    MOBI Gift of the Gob PDF ↠ Gift of ePUB Ú Á akvarieprofilen.co gift pdf, Gift of kindle, Gift of the Gob MOBIKate Burridge is an Australian Professor of Linguistics and Gift of the Gob Morsels of English Language History is her third book This is an educational insightful amusing and light read covering several interesting categories some of which include Slanguage on the move Shocking words Word origins Pronunciation on the move and many It was fascinating to learn how the meaning of a word can change over time as well as the pronunciation The book includes the origin of particular words and phrases and even included the word I hate most at the moment irregardlessI enjoyed reading the section on blended words such as cocacolonization and affluenza I was also introduced to the officialnon official term the pullet surprise misheard Pulitzer Prize which many of us would recognise as the outcome when song lyrics are misheard My favourite section of the book included the long forgott


  2. Vivienne Vivienne says:

    MOBI Gift of the Gob PDF ↠ Gift of ePUB Ú Á akvarieprofilen.co gift pdf, Gift of kindle, Gift of the Gob MOBILoved it


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