Presents an investigation into the evolution of language. This book exposes the elusive forces of creation at work in human communication. Along the way, it teaches why German maidens are neuter while German turnips are female, why we have feet not foots, and how great changes of pronunciation may result from simple laziness.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 01 Jun 2006
- Format : Paperback
- Numar pagini : 368
- ISBN : 9780099460251