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The Egregious English

by T. W. H. Crosland

The English are a strange and wonderful people, and their language is no exception. In The Egregious English, T. W. H. Crosland takes a humorous look at the quirks and eccentricities of the English language. Crosland begins by exploring the origins of the English language, and how it has been shaped by the different cultures that have come into contact with it over the centuries. He then goes on to discuss some of the more unusual aspects of English grammar and vocabulary, such as the use of double negatives, the proliferation of idioms, and the many different ways to say "no". Crosland's book is a delight for anyone who loves a good laugh. He has a keen eye for the absurdities of the English language, and he is able to find humor in even the most mundane aspects of our daily lives. The Egregious English is a must-read for anyone who is interested in the English language, or who simply enjoys a good laugh.

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Language

English

Original Language

English

Published In

1903

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T. W. H. Crosland

United Kingdom

Thomas William Hodgson Crosland was a British author, poet, and journalist. He was born in Leeds, England, on July 21, 1865. He was educated at Leeds Grammar School and University College, London. Aft...

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