Investigating Standard English
Series: Routledge Linguistics Classics
Authority in Language explores the perennially topical and controversial notion of correct and incorrect language. James and Lesley Milroy cover the long-running debate over the teaching of Standard English in Britain and compare the language ideologies in Britain and the USA, involving a...
Published February 24th 2012 by Routledge
The Grammar of English Dialects in the British Isles
Series: Real Language Series
While it is accepted that the pronunciation of English shows wide regional differences, there is a marked tendency to under-estimate the extent of the variation in grammar that exists within the British Isles today. In addressing this problem, Real English brings together the work of a number of...
Published November 8th 1993 by Routledge