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Just a Phrase I am Going Through

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David Crystal responds to the question: How did you become a linguist? In the course of his answer, we gain insights into his life, and learn a lot about linguistics and the way languages work, demonstrating that there is nothing boring about linguistics or the life of a linguist.
Author(s): David Crystal
In Just a Phrase I'm Going Through, David Crystal responds to the question: How did you become a linguist? In the course of his answer, we gain insights into David Crystal's life, but also learn a lot about linguistics and the way languages work. The variety of things that David Crystal has been asked to do in the course of his career, from selling adjectives to a shoe shop in London to advising on speech therapy courses for children struggling with language development, demonstrates that there is nothing boring about linguistics or the life of a linguist.
ISBN: 9780415485746
Publisher: Routledge
Publication: 31 January 2014