Varieties of English
Ed. by Bergs, Alexander / Brinton, Laurel
Aims and Scope
This volume is one of the first detailed expositions of the history of different varieties of English. It explores language variation and varieties of English from an historical perspective, covering theoretical topics such as diffusion and supraregionalization as well as concrete descriptions of the internal and external historical developments of more than a dozen varieties of English.
- ix, 405 pages
- DE GRUYTER MOUTON
- Type of Publication:
- English historical linguistics; Old English; Middle English; Early Modern English