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Language and its growth; an introduction to the history of language,

Author: Harry Fletcher Scott; Wilbert Lester Carr; Gerald Thomas Wilkinson
Publisher: Chicago, Atlanta Scott, Foresman & Co., 1935.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Scott, Harry Fletcher, 1869-1941.
Language and its growth.
Chicago, Atlanta [etc.] Scott, Foresman & Co., 1935
(OCoLC)606337102
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Fletcher Scott; Wilbert Lester Carr; Gerald Thomas Wilkinson
OCLC Number: 1411798
Notes: "This book is a revision and enlargement of 'The development of language, ' copyright 1921."
Description: vii pages, 1 leaf, 389 pages 21 cm
Contents: Part I: Language --
The origin of speech --
Earlier and later forms of language --
Changes in vocabulary --
Changes in meaning --
Changes in pronunciation --
Loss of inflections --
The alphabet --
Families of language --
World languages and the artificial languages --
The basis of authority in language --
The English language --
Part II: Word formation in English --
Prefixes: Latin prefixes, Greek prefixes, Germanic prefixes --
Suffixes: Latin suffixes, Greek suffixes, Germanic suffixes --
Derivatives: Latin worlds with English derivatives, Greek words with English derivatives.
Responsibility: by Harry Fletcher Scott ... Wilbur [sic] Lester Carr ... [and] Gerald Thomas Wilkinson ...

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