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Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1946/7357

Title

The Importance of Being English. A Look at French and Latin Loanwords in English

Published
January 2011
Abstract

This essay examines twenty six synonym pairs in English, looks at their etymology and briefly explains where they come from and how they work in a sentence.
It discusses what was happening in England at the time theses words came into English. Finally this essay shows how any language is only as important as its speakers

Issued Date
20/01/2011


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