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Émigrés - French Words That Turned English

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German and Dutch in Contrast - Synchronic Diachronic and Psycholinguistic Perspectives

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Rewriting Language - How Literary Texts Can Promote Inclusive Language Use

Christiane Luck

Formulaic Language and New Data - Theoretical and Methodological Implications

Christian Pfeiffer, Natalia Filatkina, Sören Stumpf, Elisabeth Piirainen

Language in Louisiana - Community and Culture

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The Dictionary Wars - The American Fight over the English Language

Peter Martin

Nostalgia for the Future: Modernism and Heterogeneity in the Visual Arts of Nazi Germany

Gregory Maertz

A Theory of the Aphorism - From Confucius to Twitter

Andrew Hui

Not Enough Room to Swing a Cat - Naval slang and its everyday usage

Martin Robson

Spirit Whirled - The Blackest of All Magick

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Craic Baby - Dispatches from a Rising Language

Darach O'Séaghdha

How to Swear - An Illustrated Guide

Stephen Wildish

Poetry in Speech - Orality and Homeric Discourse

Egbert J. Bakker

Language as Hermeneutic - A Primer on the Word and Digitization

Walter J. Ong

A Catalogue of Manuscripts Known to Contain Old English Dry-Point Glosses

Dieter Studer-Joho

Chinese Script - History Characters Calligraphy

Thomas O. Höllmann

Motherfoclóir - Dispatches from a not so dead language

Darach O'Séaghdha

Spirit Whirled - The Deaf Phoenicians

Dylan Saccoccio

May We Borrow Your Language? - How English Steals Words From All Over the World

Philip Gooden

The Art of English Poesy - A Critical Edition

George Puttenham

Crossing Languages to Play with Words - Multidisciplinary Perspectives

Sebastian Knospe, Alexander Onysko, Maik Goth

The Little Book of Rude Words

Sid Finch

Culture of Encounters - Sanskrit at the Mughal Court

Audrey Truschke

Introduction to Paremiology - A Comprehensive Guide to Proverb Studies

Hrisztalina Hrisztova-Gotthardt, Melita Aleksa Varga

The World's Worst Swear Words & Their Surprising Origins: English - The World's Swear Words #1

Brian Loo Soon Hua

The Abuse of Language and the Language of Abuse

J. Andrew Kirk

What's Your Pronoun?: Beyond He and She

Dennis Baron

100 + 1 English Words of Greek Origin

Kyriakos Georgiadis, Lia Miliou

Spake: Dialect and Voices from the West Midlands

Urszula Clark

Babel of the Atlantic

Bethany Wiggin