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Summary

Melvyn Bragg examines new coinages, puns and wordplay; how accents and social class are entwined; swear words; attempts to stop the evolution of language in its tracks; and, finally, the many varieties of English that are spoken around the world today.

©2000 Melvyn Bragg (P)2011 AudioGO Ltd

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