By William Matthews
Although Cockney will be thought of to be the most vital non-standard sorts of English, there were little to no scholarly recognition at the dialect ahead of William Matthews’s 1938 quantity Cockney earlier and Present. Matthews traced the process the speech of London from the 16th century to the start of the 20th century by way of amassing info from many resources together with performs, novels, music-hall songs, the reviews of critics and the speech and reminiscences of dwelling Cockneys. This e-book might be of curiosity to scholars of language and linguistics.
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Cockney Past and Present: A Short History of the Dialect of London: Volume 5 (Routledge Library Editions: The English Language) by William Matthews