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The origins of the notion of 'Standard English'

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If we ask what the origins of "English” are, the answers will be found in the textbooks and are well known. If we ask what the origins of "standard English” are, with one or with two initial capital letters, the textbooks have no answer.

URL: http://www.univie.ac.at/Anglistik/hoe/pdavies.htm

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Added: May 14 2004
Category: Language Articles: Linguistics: Standard English

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