|Title||:||Words in Time and Place|
|Format Type||:||eBook PDF / e-Pub|
|Category||:||Words & Language, Books, Reference|
How has the English language developed over time? How have words entered the English language, or changed their meaning? David Crystal takes us on a wonderful tour through the origins and evolution of 15 groups of words, from dying to spacecraft. His source is the monumental Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary.