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Tag: Borrowed Words: A History Of Loanwords In English

Borrowed Words: A History Of Loanwords In English by Philip Durkin (book review).

July 31, 2014 | By | Reply More
Borrowed Words: A History Of Loanwords In English by Philip Durkin (book review).

I’ve always regarded English as a bastard language. That sounds better than calling it a vulgar language. Not in the rude sense but just that it’s…well…a common language. Calling English a bastard language is also not because it’s illegitimate but because it is a composite of so many languages from various invasions, becoming a universal […]

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