In Language Change , R. L. Trask uses data from English and other languages to introduce the concepts central to language change.
Language Change: * covers the most frequent types of language change and how languages are born and die * uses data-based exercises to show how languages change * looks at other key areas such as attitudes to language change, and the consequences of changing language.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 102 pages, bibliography, appendix, index
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 28/04/1994
- Category: Historical & comparative linguistics
- ISBN: 9780415085632