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Top Customer Reviews: The Elements of ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 28 ratings
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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Top Customer Reviews: The Only Grammar ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 25 ratings
5 / 5
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4 / 5
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Top Customer Reviews: Miss Julie and ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 3 ratings
4 / 5
does not concern me that a lot partorisca Strindberg is other games, but I amour soyiss Julie.' This is one of my favourite games, the a lot of gripping and powerful work in the created viril and the spoiled daughter of his emprendedor the one who key of the games with him. It is everything too conscious of his superiority on the in this rich house and wants to rub he in his face. This in spite of, his boredom of big class directs to spend time with a created that converged was and killing time, and no @to give that to interact with him in such the random and personal way, is spending more and more down to his social level. It feels captured in his go them life of money and privilege, and feels captured in his harm has paid lowly work. But it envies his liberty. Each one which to the equal that has an exact opposite of the as another has, and each one that like this want to the one who another has. Also, there is an another ingredient-- is both attracted to the each one like this another in this conflict among sexual passion and put social. This game was coldly received when in the first place skirt in 1888 for his startling modernity. An antagonistic amour-report of aims of hate among a man and the woman is refreshingly modern included today.
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4 / 5
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A smaller point with a Oxford the edition is that it looks a lot of sloppily gathered in time, which is the bit to surprise given a level of usual quality in this series. For chance, a page-formatting has been done inaccurately, so that while the parenthesis for the falls of direction of the phase in an end of the line, is the cut was--and this arrives everything during a book, no the crucial question for any half, but so only a unsettling indication of carelessness. There is also a lot spelling errors in some games, and look it misquotations in some annotations. Once again, these are not of the crucial defects, but the little sloppiness can do a reader asks that it is it more be neglect that it can have slipped has spent his awareness.
In general, in spite of some defects, ossia an edition of Strindberg games of entities to have for the reader the one who is interested in any only treating but also that it study some works.
(Modification, 2/11/04: I have it quell'has discovered so only that an use of parenthesis is practical level for texts of games in Big Bretagna, as my commentaries in this subject can be neglected.)
4 / 5
No respecto that a lot partorisca Strindberg is other games, but I amour soyiss Julie.' This is one of my favourite games, the a lot of gripping and powerful work in the created viril and the spoiled daughter of his emprendedor the one who key of the games with him. It is everything too conscious of his superiority on the in this rich house and wants to rub he in his face. This in spite of, his boredom of big class directs to spend time with a created that converged was and killing time, and no @to give that to interact with him in such the random and personal way, is spending more and more down to his social level. It feels captured in his go them life of money and privilege, and feels captured in his harm has paid lowly work. But it envies his liberty. Each one which to the equal that has an exact opposite of the as another has, and each one that like this want to the one who another has. Also, there is an another ingredient-- is both attracted to the each one like this another in this conflict among sexual passion and put social. This game was coldly received when in the first place skirt in 1888 for his startling modernity. An antagonistic amour-report of aims of hate among a man and the woman is refreshingly modern included today.
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author of 'Amur and Madness'

Top Customer Reviews: Because Internet: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 5 ratings
4 / 5
In 'Because Internet', Gretchen effortless explains an evolution of informal tongue , written in an internet, and a social context in that 'dialects' sure partorisca write of the internet has caused. Some of his descriptions—like that I am calling 'boomer ellipses'—left my jaw in a paving, while it was flipping by means of this book endlessly in mine commute house. A book is written in the semi-formal, disarming way, like the fellow that say a thrilling history. With examples of the myriad and the subjects have covered in a book, has included an indication is amused partorisca read. Seriously! Read the indication of this book!

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4 / 5
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Like the Person of Internet has certified, some examples taken of the on-line communications had me in stitches, while some thoughtful explanations of 'reasons' done take me the most next look in a way I type (and go to be now súper self-conscious in my punctuation for the moment.)

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4 / 5
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Top Customer Reviews: English Dictionary ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 1 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Good paper, awesome finition, good content, and pleasant creation. Around 500 pages more pages that a competition. Besides, it has been updated a lot recently compare with a Merriam Webster.

Top Customer Reviews: Introducing English ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 7 ratings
4 / 5
This is not partorisca those looking partorisca dip ready on his punctuation, and more partorisca people those who are truely interested in some dice and rays of linguistic.
4 / 5
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4 / 5
In-look of depths the grammar but when something could be said in the sentence, takes several pages.
4 / 5
非常にオーソドックスな文法書である。内容を紹介する。第一章は「文法(Grammar)の魅力(glamur)」というおしゃれな題で、第2章以下は「文の構造」「英語の語」「節における(構成要素の)機能」「異なる文のタイプ」(肯定文、疑問文など)「動詞句」「名詞句」「節の中の節」(埋め込み文など)「文を超えて」「語の運用」(話しことばと書き言葉、レジスターなど)「世界英語」となっている。通読するといろいろ参考になる情報が得られる。たとえば、
All an alcohol and the assistance has been the mine offered for a Big @@Subject
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とあり()、直接目的語を主語とした受け身文では間接目的語の前にtoを置くのが普通と取れる記述をしている。 評者がネイティブチェックしたところ、同じ反応を得られた。『ジーニアス英和辞典』第5版では
「 has offered the good work. の受身形は Has been offered the good work . がふつうだが, A good work has been offered (to) him. も可能《◆O1が代名詞の時, To が省略されることがある》」と述べているが再考の余地があろう。ともあれ英語の文法をきちんと学びたい人にお薦めできる書である。
4 / 5
are a technology of engineering of the entity that pursues an English minor. For like this, I enjoy to remark and taking note of similarities in substance & of model among mathematicians and grammar/of tongue. While going like this far to say that this book is directly for ROOT majors is ridiculous, owe class to import you probably will enjoy this book. Some authors tend to remain out of generalities unless they are clearly/technically clear-cut, and start of his way to explain concepts in an almost 'theorem' like way. A text also contains bit of dry humour, again if I am not reading too sweat some authors' the examples of sentence tend to form conversational subjects that is a bit estaca-modernist in tone.

Basically, is the solid book . In general, it remembers that ossia your book so only assigned for your course, has other books of grammar!
4 / 5
The book adds! Sometimes it does not break it down quite but it is quite fresh to try the decipher that!
4 / 5
This book is the pleasant transmission of everything of some books of linguistic there that precise a help of the dictionary to comprise.
This book is written in simple English and there is sprinkles of the humour launched in to maintain it enjoyable.
Wants to take the good grap of English grammar, highly recommends this book.

Top Customer Reviews: Affective ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 31 ratings
4 / 5
The emotion is one of this accident-avert-subject in neuroscience and cognitive science. The investigation is facinated for memory, learning, attention, same consciousness, but until lately, the emotion was spoken so only of no. This book tries to change all concealed, but perhaps looks for the take the far in time, situating emotion like The fundamental appearance of cognition. Now, there is not any question that the emotion is not so only another 'which', or the 'colouring' of experience, but the dynamic, multifaceted, ancient system and evolutionary complex. But I the doubt will result partorisca be a key to explain everything of cognitive capacities, lower, or main. Obviously the emotion was there first of the main executive control, but this does not mean a last can be reduced to a forward (any that Panksepp explicitly alleges this). It is a lot that interests this in spite of, partorisca see this emotion can touch the big part in a phenomenon of consicousness (sees for example Damasios books, or work of Watts of Douglas).
Panksepp Mainly concurrí partorisca the subcortical, hypothalamic and midbrain, and neurochemical substrate of emotion. A amygdala (to in order likes him the chair of emotion in LeDouxs 'the emotional brain') rule an expression of emotion, but some the real players are systems lower , in midbriain mainly. One same goes to putative cingulate cortex theories of emotion. Partorisca Panksepp, a midbrain is an essential structure partorisca a creation of emotion. These subjects are taken up in a first section in a book But a picture a glorious plus in everything of of the this is that it is clear that it has to that have an integration among cognition and emotion.
A second section of a book extracted emotional primitives, and vigilance and regulatory states. An emotional primitives and a value that is attached to emotional states, again, depends in midbrain structures, and is very sensitive to neuromodulation. Pnaksepp Extracted emotional primitives like playfulness, fear, sexual behaviour, bond etc.. And give his neuroanatomical and neurochemical correlates. A last section has the alike outline, but extracted some social emotions. Ossia All presennted in textbook form, which is well for clarity. This in spite of, looks that the time there is way too much speculation, and that the looks of emotion to touch the part of all more in a brain. For example, Panksepp speculates that the emotion somehow situates a frame to organise for consciousness, and that some class of representation of self is required for an experience of emotion. Ossia Very interesting, but highly speculative. Panksepp Also concurrí for regulator and midbrain structures in a creation of the primitive sense of self (strikingly resembled Damasios 'proto-self'ideas).
After, Panksepps the book is essetnial reading for any interested in cognition. The emotion has to that no, and can not remain was if one wants to comprise cognition. It covers to plot of earth in neuroscience of emotion but also speculates in his function in the global integrated model of cognition, a self and included consicousness. Ossia In fact all warranted and welcome speculation, but a lot clearly careful. I think that that the emotion would owe that be situated in his rightful put in a cognitive hierarchy, but does not think that is in a cup.
4 / 5
Dr. Panksepp has resupplied the solid foundation for investigation further to some biological bases of emotions and affect. Some claims and speculations [informed in a book] has been developed of some results of a lot of studios as well as of the hypotheses have not tried still. The furthest investigation probably will confirm a lot Panksepp claims, but surely disconfirm another.
At least one of a forward reviewers has declared that a book are ' annoying, speculative, and still erroneous.' Of course it is! That more progresses of science? If we no speculate, errors of mark, or go against some earlier suggestions, any discovery could be fact . My suggestion to ths reviewer is to read a whole book. As with any literary work, reading so only some chapters of diverse premiers prevents a reader to @give a main point of a book.
4 / 5
Sees mine upcoming the description detailed of this book in Magazine of studios of Consciousness, and in magazine of Neuropsychiatry. Shining and groundbreaking work in midbrain and diencephalic basic for emotion in a brain. The width that diverse, integrative, and the must-buy for any theorist, researcher and student struggling to comprise games of emotion of the function in the global theory of brain of alcohol.
5 / 5
A stimulating balance among fact and hypothesis; a two always clearly distinguished. It would owe that be read by all the world-wide the one who has emotions and wants to know reason.
5 / 5
Ossia The run textbook for me, and the boy has struggled with him at the beginning. Justo incomprehensible.

Has listened to Panksepp in a podcast of Science of the Brain, and conferences of Youtube, which enabled me to take a gist.

Now take it, and is the book that will be the launch hand of for ever thinks, is fascinating.
4 / 5
Panksepp Does strides of entity to the long of a street suggested for in consilience: unify a human science and escience' seen of human character. There is to plot of basic science, necessary and demanding. And there is the thorough exploitation of a mutual blindness among psychologists, behaviourists and neuroscientists - the one who Panksepp tries to take to seat around the table and has spent that so only when all the facets of a picture am looked to have the complete picture of as our alcohol and our joints of law of the emotions. And, while it takes the priest adds any to look deterministic of too biological, he emphasises a need for one more nurture-has has oriented sciences to accept that they operate in the base that action with all the mammals. That in no way heads to rubbishy esd of character in tooth and claw' seen but elucidates that 'human and humane' the animal emotions are. Defiant And interesting!
4 / 5
Glorious book! Very very Written. Like explanations in evolution and report sweated with you afetos is impressive. They would be he Likes emotions a phase extremely of entity for our phylogenetic evolution and ontogenética?
5 / 5
Reading partorisca discover behaviours like this human!
Is something scientific, one has to that be something familiar with east. Partorisca me, a very interesting book!!
5 / 5
Pflichtlektüre im Studium. Súper spannend und leicht verständlich.
4 / 5
Amazing. Insightful. The paradigm that movements. Sympathetic behaviour of the the reverse
4 / 5
This book is the perfectly readable book , and one that has been meaning partorisca purchase for some time. My only critique is that it is considerably older that have @@give, and would not have paid this prize partorisca he there has been I known. The amazon has described a year of publication likes 2004. Ossia In fact when this subject has been published, but this edition (has not been revised to my knowledge) was the prime minister published in 1998, resembles has been written in 1994-95. It concealed basically the fact 10 old years that has thought, and probably would not have bought it has had has @to @give this, like a terrible plot has changed in neuroscience of then 1995.

Ossia Really critiques it of Amazon more than a book he, as his descriptions of product of the books do not aim a year of first publication, which is in fact a thing of entity when considering if partorisca buy any technical book. I have been taken was like this several times for Amazon, but volume some of a fault this time, as one of some descriptions here is of 1998!

I needs partorisca be more careful in future roughly taking descriptions of product of the Amazon in value of face.
5 / 5
Fundamental textbook. Jaak Penksapp Would owe that it has received Nobel estimativa in Science. This textbook was instrumental partorisca Richard Thaller Behavioural economy (2017 Nobel estimativas in Economy) is based in Jaak fundamental work.
4 / 5
The often surprise me that of my mates continue to contest that the emotions are no more than simple reflexes that probably not even exists in of the animals. This in spite of any the one who spends long with the animals constantly remarks sophisticated reasoning and has developed highly emotions. And it is difficult to try and reduce a sometimes devastating consequences of emotional disturbances in of the people with disorders of way to the series of reflexes.

Felizmente One comprising of a neurobiology of the emotion has taken enormous strides in of the recent years. Jaak Panksepp, Long considered likes one of some leaders in a field, gives the wonderfully readable account of some of a neurological diagram that the helps organise emotion in ALL I MAMMALS. Partorisca East resultant clear that the emotion is present in the each mammal so much has studied far: same evidence of show of the mice of emotion.

Panksepp Comprises discussion of arousal and of sleep: this one east of particular importance in a light of an increasing organism of does it clinic that indicates that the a lot of disorders of way are secondary the disturbances of sleep, more than disorders partorisca sleep when being the consequence of disorders of way. Continuous in partorisca speak the systems have involved in liking and fear, some sources of some forms of anger and anger. It is a lot well in a neural control of sexuality in of the animals, as well as some emotions subtiles has involved cure maternal loss , social, and playfulness. An importance of these neurological the systems in of the human beings remain an open question: the humans are like this astonishingly complex and has to that way that 'extra' dimensions in his behavioural actions, that is probably unwise partorisca try and reduce these complex behaviours to one shooting of groups of neurons.

This house in a neurobiology partorisca affect is welcome, although it is lovely to agree this emotion also can be conceptualised like psychological and social functions irreducible.

Although this book is eight years old , remains an excellent foundation and context in it partorisca situate books more recent and papers.
5 / 5
Textbook Fashionable book but has the knowledge adds. Value he if you are the person of science or any one looking partorisca be the intellectual of science.
5 / 5
The neuroscience Ossia useful. This information is thorough. Comprising a science likes explained in these helps partorisca reserve to know more on some chemists/of physical appearances of emotions. It is more than just the feeling. These needs to be known.
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5 / 5
It has Found an author by means of the informative piece in a new york time roughly laughing rats. They have had the links to his paper, which the expósita fascinating, like this has ordered them his book. HAS any education in science, like this am them interested in a material but has them a lot anything more than the education of science of the institute of a mid-@@@1960s, as all this molecular material is frightfully difficult partorisca me partorisca internalise. Some of this text is totally gobbledygook partorisca me. There is like this italicized words and these locations of odd brain would have required them the pen and tampon to in fact locate a semantics of these sentences. But when it can take them by means of everything concealed, the find his hypothesis and evidence quite obliging. Esees Read sweet because it is a lot simple in his explanations, and in this text is critized for sack of sound of a limbic system. I tended it centrical of this book is that one 'triune' the brain represents an evolutionary advance, with primal emotions [anger, fear, eseeking'] a prompt appearance of nervous systems that conserves by means of all the structured. Then it speaks a mroe the social behaviours have located inside an old mammalian brain that action with other mammals, etc. Resupplies the molecular description of neurochemical circuits. I am learning to plot, and there is a lot of lunch for has thought. HAS any idea, the am not able to judge or no his work and the conclusions are valid. I can you do not say if this book is no. or good science But mine this material is of entity to try to comprise, and the think this book spends a point of view of entity to a table that the personally sympathize with and like this the choose accept he -- return my sprains. It does not know that it is true, but is to read is, at least the feel that I am beginning them to comprise a character that really means for human being. Like this the book is centrical to mine attemp to comprise that half for living being.
4 / 5
Like father of the edges with autism that tries to comprise his social and emotional deficits, has found this book to be clear and to resupply an extremely useful frame for sympathetic emotions. It will be useful in any reader any one the picture he deep plus and more attentive that emotions that is presented in of the popular treatments of a subject. Also it gives the clear sense of as the far investigation there is still to go to give some of some responses more want to. Although I am sure he is dated (to the equal that of this writing), some the introductory chapters do the wonderful work to situate the work of an author in a context other zones of investigation and another interior seen some same zones, that describes that goes like this of the forces and of the weaknesses of the each place.
5 / 5
Likes that another highly inquisitive and perceptive reviewer, am coming to purchase this book after reading roughly 'laughing rats' in the magazine of science. In the first place, like the professor of computer and scientific (PhD), can testify to the suggestion of an author that; it says in a world of computer, before one calls the developer of software adds, a ought to know something roughly hardware and tongues of car. ( There are exceptions, of course, likes Laboratories of Bell that on duty musicians to programmers, but ossia another history , sweet peel life).
In any case, an analogy that considers to to the brain likes him the computer is well; but like the author recognises, so only can go like this far; if we agree like a human organism was the complicated plumbing marvel in of the past centuries. Based in this analogy, has in the first place expected an author to quite-a lot of give a tongue of car of emotions in of the terms of electrochemical signals in a brain; but I no quite find concealed. In spite of, I have found a book to be a lot informative regarding an origin and character of the seen of the alive emotions a brain.
One separates concealed impressed me the majority was in SELF, defined in of the capital letters like the special term in Chapter 16. As I have read that admonishes, was particularly awestruck with a last paragraph on page 310 of a paperback edition... It considers a excerpt:
.. The circuits of FEAR can press a SELF-diagram to a 'arrive-stagnated shivery state of tension...
A-relatedly Directly (!), This part has propiciado my alcohol the persecution and teasing of the blue-crab in the called now some good-looking beloveds buckroe beach in Virgina. After being pursued for the pocolos small, a crab has assumed a 'whole struggling dipped', for which has had to give on immediately... The one who is to say this blue crab any one active self-to awareness or the comparable consciousness to the ours? There are conjectures and of the numerous claims in a book that considers of the this, as well as, to the emotions of entities likes them the FEAR and The ANGER.
Of course, are not in the place to value Jaak is several scientific claims in neurobiology; this in spite of, agreement a lot with his tone of a critique of scientific community in his field. After all, I am a lot of critic of scientific establishment I; that comprises like call 'the hoaxers'.
5 / 5
Dr. Giordania Peterson recommended this book in an of his conferences. It can not be wrong. This book takes yours comprising to new level.
5 / 5
A 'the book of some reservation' in of the emotions, written by a founder of this discipline. Of the perspective of neuroscience without forgetting an evolutionary point of view, a book resupplies clear, exhaustive and there is detailed the useful explanations to neuroscientists, psychologists and clinicians the one who an emotion really is, that is his function and reason is vital a studio of some brains in another species for the deep plus that comprises of this fascinating subject. A book is the little bit has dated right now, and some the new details would be useful, but a soyain creates' resupplied by this book still remains extremely valid.
5 / 5
Am taking the pleasure adds to learn like some currency chair to surface in mine conscious awareness. They are a lot dulcemente that studies this book, and am not sure that the time will take for the arrival.

In a moment, has loved to remark here that deep this information is and the recommend to all curious students.

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Besides, is the pleasure to look forward to that it reads a book a recent plus for Panksepp.
5 / 5
Tin a lot personally vouch thus produced, but has bought likes the present for my father the one who is the psychologist , and is A lot HAPPY with him.

Says that it is probably a better book is read on condition.
5 / 5
Will look for to add some new observations in this excellent work. It is written of a perspective of the philosopher-scientific; no in an English-American fashion of “if it can not be measured, does not exist ”. Panksepp Goes to some nuances and “which is things ” . Ossia New thought , any only new data. Also door on a touchy question of our reports with other beings in a planet, human and infra-human. As I have read I found to take Peter Kropotkin create of mutual help, and it finding neurodevelopmental explanation. Ossia, some experimentalists pardon a point: if we were answered and of the only stimulations (survival of an apt plus), so that the reason concern for the investigation (mutual help)? And, Panksepp breadth and the depth of explanation is extraordinary; it is not easy reading, but is the pleasure to read . It is for studio and consideration; neither partorisca re-create. If has any interest in taking your thought in a next level, would have to take this book.
4 / 5
Remarkable in his breadth and creativity, offering a lot of ideas and possible explanations. There is a lot of Panksepp freely available in an Internet, this in spite of, this can be considered his magnum have opposite, and is surely the classical of affective neuroscience. It is to do it which has not aged at all(although like this mentioned elsewhere a 2004 edition is one same likes 1998 edition). While some parts are fashioned to the whole, chair that a fashioning could be more tight state, but is still a lot readable for laypersons taste. A Kindle the edition can be recommended so that there is so much one will love note or excerpt.
5 / 5
Has loved to take the moment and note of mark of this exceptional book. I have read it plethora of scientific literature, and with few exceptions, these books and the papers are written in a much more confusing and painfully the possible dry fashion. A the one who for real comprises the subject, can be precise and clear. A the one who there is mastered the subject, can do that it is deeply complex, intelligible in any reader. This author, Jaak Panksepp, is so only such the master. His clear and warm fashion to write mark these complex subjects easily accessible to everything. A breadth of a text and his detail, is surpassed so only for his ease of comprehension. I unhesitatingly recommend it to any and all the audiences.

Norman Rich Editor in Boss: A Magazine of Unconscious Psychology.
4 / 5
I have bought this book partorisca read with the partner. It is an expert in this field and are the hobbiest.
While we have not had never our sessions of the discussion roughly am appreciated has taken this book and have he in my library.
A special book.
5 / 5
A bit last partorisca the no scientific person partorisca take to, but well the pity the preservere! Of chapter six on is absolutely awesome. It will require the little read and then read to again. Bienvenido a awesome the world of emotion has comprised...
5 / 5
The book adds, a lot formative and inatructive. It dips the good foundation partorisca sympathetic of this subject. Easy and enjoyable partorisca read.
4 / 5
Likes remarked for another reviewers, this reserves the laudable operates it that it has spent the wide row of material. It is the comprehensible look in a neural underpinning of emotions. It details countless animal studios of a neural foundation of emotion, and done an excellent work partorisca apply these to humans.

Like reason so only 3 stars? In the first place, although ossia any one the fault of an author, a quality of a press was shockingly poor. Ossia A prime minister acedemic taken has found where a poor presentation seriously interfered with my capacity to enjoy a work. Better merit this rid. As, an author frequently roams was @@subject to subjects lateralmente or just simple opinions.

Has found a last chapter of particular interest, although it is the piece partorisca say is roughly affect. A final chapter speaks the theory of an author roughly consciousness and self. Has an interesting approximation, which found quite resembled Antonio Damasio somatic theory of bookmark. I found it curious that an author has not informed to the theory of Damasio, or explain like this there is it differed of the his own. Given a comprehensible approximation of a rest of book, would be surprised if this was a forget .
5 / 5
A book has received was in good condition, as it has announced. He also arrived quite promptly, which was necessary reason have required he for the course.
5 / 5
Unfortunately boring. Also I ask if any of an information in here is outdated.

Top Customer Reviews: The Mother Tongue: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 42 ratings
4 / 5
I like this rid partorisca his erudition, and explanation of common sense of like this English has changed partorisca better and partorisca worse on some ages. But to I marvel likes Bryson has directed partorisca read all some books of reference have mentioned in his footnotes. There are pages of footnotes!! It have to that it has had it the crew of assistants of investigation partorisca help; it was too partorisca any person partorisca do for him.

I suspect am asking an impossible, but in time Bryson heaps done to fact to his pages, without a overarching explanation of reason these transmissions have arrived . He all the taking the little overwhelming, has included aimless in time, and has to that way that has had to that take frequent pauses of a first book of the arrival.

Still, is the phenomenal work that is a lot of value an endeavour.
5 / 5
This book is surprising, but then are the lover of word . T Here is the plot in this book that is engrossing he love the bit of history roughly because some words are a way is, because some scarce mysterious, the extremes are redrafted, and bit it roughly how is that some sounds are varied like this because of our anatomy likes compared with animals, that comprises a family of primate. Some comparisons are excellent. This is not the book loves read in a seating. It is the book has read for the while then go for the walk and think in that that has read you on words. It promotes a total surgery roughly vocalisation, people, tongues and a world in that I use these words..
Am loving each minute of these words, his history and some ideas in his uses.. .
1 / 5
This book has to that the like this subject. It is extremely inaccurate! Bryson Done of the claims in tongues that is simply bad. A writing is extremely gendered, any-included and has dated. Hardly it can take past that, that knows that it is a book an old plus , but when a blatant misinformation has begun partorisca arise, resulted more than is disappointed extremely. It does not recommend this book. The desire could return it.
2 / 5
All calm there is not wanted never know in an English Queen. I have read the majority of him but he am resulted the bit to bore the half of route and certainly has not been like this amusing like the registers of travesa of Bill Bryson. I have read a lot of his leading reservation all duquel well liked. But once it signals out of some absurdities and of the origins of words, one subjects so only looked to take secadors and secadors until I found struggling was to sleep to continue.

This has not been my favourite book of 2016.
5 / 5
When being tri lingual, and the student of tongue, there is wanted really this book. Bryson HAS the fashion adds to write, and have habladura in a quirks of an English tongue incredibly is entertaining. The must read if the tongue is at all the thing is to
4 / 5
Fond of material in an English tongue, are. As I have enjoyed really Bryson rids -- especially because it has had the plot of the things has hunted down on Google, that follows his advantage. A book well the launch hand of and out of him calm so only can find a time partorisca read once in the moment.
4 / 5
It can do with an update given some any new influence like this thin (for example an internet) but still an interesting bed. You do not satisfy the true scholar of a tongue but partorisca those of us the one who dabble a book has a lot of remarkable episodes and has thought partorisca cause tidbits. Sure value the bed.
4 / 5
Law like the final documentary in a tongue. Languishes The bit in time, but maintains has involved throughout. They are quite sure this material would be too dry in the hands of another author but Bryson directs to maintain it moving to the long of smartly. No like this humorous as Home perhaps, but the worthy bed this in spite of.
5 / 5
Already I have this book - has bought he a lot of years when you study History of an English Tongue in university. It returns a bill perfectly - and gave the good laugh also!
Has bought this a partorisca my young prime minister the one who has interested in of the tongues. They are sure she will love it!
4 / 5
Help if the amazon has included a date of publication when describing the book. This book was first published in 1990 and is bad dated in of the places. In a situates tongue police of tongue in an USSR, and all a data and an end of examples in some late 1980 east. This has said, Bryson has written an entertaining and interesting book.
4 / 5
I have learnt the plot in a history of an English tongue. A writing is a lot involving and ape.
4 / 5
Reread This book after the space of several years and rediscovered bits like this interesting of information that had forgotten. Bill Bryson also laugh me was thoroughly joy. This book is the must has read.
4 / 5
Another brilliant book; a lot informative while humorous; form very good. Well recommended.
5 / 5
Each one which reserves that has read for Bill Bryson teaches me more information and this one was no my age suddenly partorisca be 92 I still enjoys to read and learning a lot of new things. They are the defender of Bryson of Bill !!
4 / 5
Another book adds for Bill Bryson. Very educational.
4 / 5
Has bought partorisca the present navideño. Previously it has read it the. Partorisca Any with connections of United Kingdom, is to add it read
5 / 5
A title explains a content, but does not say like such the subject mundane can be absolutely fascinating and in absorbent.
5 / 5
A fascinating book, that surprises the investigation has had to that has been done for the write. Usual talent of Bryson throughout.
4 / 5
Are the big defender of Bryon and am surprised always because investigation has done. Ossia Adapted of his books.
5 / 5
Bryson libbra è aggiunge, e ha soltanto acquistato un altro gli ha dato copia un presente. Il servizio abituale, puntuale aggiunge.
5 / 5
Sempre a Mina piace Bill Bryson. Un punto ha dato veduta interessante
5 / 5
partorisca ombra 'asciuta' in meteo ma -- è Bill e grammatica inglese Bryson - quello che migliore può prendere
4 / 5
Ha amato questo libro.
Facile ha dato partorisca leggere.
Amur A umore!
5 / 5
Malgrado generalmente gozó la scrittura ha dato Bryson, questo non è un ha dato il suo migliore. Rimane certo a intitolare fermo, è una storia della lengua inglese ma fallisce il un entreteniendo esanuncio'.
5 / 5
Sono maniera mezza mediante ma exhaustivamente gozando entra romanzi. Molto molto interessando a molto quello goza linguistico.
4 / 5
Non arresterà mai raving approssimativamente Enuncia Brysons libri... È bene. Ossia Particolarmente eccellente!
5 / 5
Eccellente letto aggiunge poca informazione storica saputa.
5 / 5
Libbra muchísimo che interessi nella storia d'inglese. Proprio partorisca qualunque era nerd.
5 / 5
Molto interessante ma non un letto facile. Nessun knonw se accorderò molto ha dato lui.
5 / 5
Ha posseduto questo libro dà anni muchísimos fatti prima che ho letto Bryson libró... Sei un libro lì sta voluto a meteo di premio l'hanno letto e ogni volta dopo. Una attenzione arrestata mai a parones ha nominato dell'autore, al principio, e, per alcun inexplicable ragione, c'è ci fu c'è sempre ha avuto alcuni vagano all'autore era una donna . Anni muchísimos dopo acquistare alla riserva è rimasto una copia della Storia Corta ha Quasi dato Tutta (mangia ha finito per leggere in una notte). Dopodiché, ho fatto alcune note del il nome dell'autore (quello finge ha comprato i musulmani hanno dato il suo/il suo operare) e se c'è @darsi conto che allo scrittore ha dato questo altamente enjoyable il libro era in creatore del soyotra Lengua'.

Dare questo libro è chiaramente dichiarare criticato per numeroso factual gli errori e io preferirebbero sapere che alcuni califica era migliore stato lì è investigato. Questo nonostante, questo essere lì è detto, tranquillo se amo un'opera erudita l'erudito tranquillo generalmente finirà con qualcosa la legge encubierta mangia un'opera erudita, erudito... Questo libro è un allegro romp e I offerto't pensa Signore Bryson lì mai è fingerlo era otherwise. Ha fare per ridere con muchísimo i suoi turni hanno dato frase... Un sempre può andare i fatti hanno dato controllo contro altri operano il a la necessità sorge.

C.J. Thompson
4 / 5
Quando Bill Bryson lì non è qualsiasi cosa più per fare (yeah, diritto), c'è può vuole ha considerato che emette un'edizione revisionata ha dato dell'est entreteniendo ma il libro ha datato un po'. Lui quello lì è è ably punti fuori, la lengua è protean e c'è molto cambiato negli ultimi 15 anni hanno fatto dà allora è. Oltre ricerca nuova e revelations che potrebbe correggere o enmendar a testo, lì essere l'incomparabile d'incidere dell'internet questo è sorgere dà questo libro lì è veduto per accendere, nessun per menzionare a 'il soggetto parla' queste culture societarie sono stato quello resbalón in ha dato pomeriggio.
Questo lì è detto, c'è molto per essere ottenuto per leggere questo libro. La meraviglia e la delicia hanno dato Bryson in la la lengua inglese è contagioso. Mentre alcuni della l'informazione storica possono essere familiari al principio, specialmente se ti, piace, lì è letto McCrum è DELLA STORIA D'INGLESE, il suo ordine di mettere delle origini ha dato nostra lengua e le forze storiche è sacca sfoggiata e minuziosa refresher ha corso. Quello I c'è specialmente ha apprezzato sia la sua cariz in mangia americano d'uso e inglese e la pronuncia divergió. Un non c'è @darsi conto encubierto il plummy 'ah' il suo che gli americani identificano per sapere fortemente con l'enfasi britannica, il in glahss e cahn't, c'è soltanto venire approssimativamente il secolo XVIII, una moda sociale che lì è sopravvissuto. L'esees piace è stato con un migliore comprendendo della funzione ha dato mangia l'isolamento e il movimento geografico incidono lengua, il buon la la necessità molto umana ferma ha nominato tutto in posto.
Le note a Bryson adoctrinaron recentemente difensori: questo è per essere scrivere I bastantes raccogli nella sua gara hanno dato libro, nelle sue mode inglesi. Mantiene Importi questo lì è soltanto migliorato e più scimmia, questo nonostante c'è un'intelligenza acuta, graceful voce e sly talento partorisca dietro l'ogni frase ha dato questo libro.
4 / 5
Il premio ha dato per scrivere nel suo tentativo per andare d'excursión A 2,100-mille Appalachian Stele in per CAMMINARE nel RIMBOSCA, e allora descrivendo il suo viaggio mediante l'universo scienziato nei suoi musulmani recenti La STORIA CORTA ha QUASI DATO TUTTO, Bill Bryson lì è prigioniero un viaggio enciclopédico mediante la storia della lengua inglese, di primo uomo Neanderthal grunt 30,000 ago d'anni, a diede a lui lengua adesso quello sa. Il Shakespeare ha inventato le parole mangia "critico," "leapfrog," "majestic," "obsceno," "frugal," "radiancia," "eccellente," "gust," " localizza," " si apresura," "solitario," "vertice," e "monumentale," parole che non ci fu mai dichiarare utilizzato primo, un erudito britannico pronosticó che "la lengua inglese" sono stato ha dato "conto piccolo, stetching qualsiasi plus distante che quest'isola ha dato il nostro." Neanche quello lo scrittore lì è ci fu probabilmente qualunque ha creduto che la lengua inglese someday evolve alla lengua predominante al mondo (p. 66). Nel suo libro, Bryson retraces che fascinating evoluzione mediante fascinating ammonisce addirittura pronuncia, ortografia, uso, giuramento, e wordplay, sviluppando lungo la maniera che "un ha dato le virtù indubitabili d'inglesi è che è un flusso e lengua democratico in quello tornato ha dato significati e trasmissione in risposta il presssures d'uso comune più del detto ha dato comitati" (p. 145).
Questo libro è Bryson caratteristica , e Bryson difensori non sarà decepcionado. Un lì sta gozado specialmente questo libro, ma allora un'altra volta sta predispuesto. Un mosto confessa inglese è sempre essere un avere dato di mina lì è ha preferito soggetti. (Il mio undergraduate la grada era In inglese, e ha studiato linguistico e retorico in grad scuola, mentre simultaneamente divorando tutti i romanzi victorianas.) Altri lettori possono trovare il libro ha dato lettura Bryson approssimativamente il muchísimo il divertito diagraming frasi. Ancora altri musulmani i lettori accademici che può trovare alcuni bit hanno dato una delusione erudita. Ma, scritto con l'abbondanza e il talento differenziale hanno dato Bryson per entretener episodi, nonostante apelar a una audience generale ha dato lettori, premiando con una visita I più aggiunge della lengua in tutto della sua forma idiosincrática.
G. Merritt
5 / 5
It take an inspiration partorisca my title of description of books of a German word 'bundesbahnangestelltenwitwe' (window of the employee of federal street) one of some a lot of words spoken in this mini-recognition-of-force all too short 270 book of page. Appearance does not cause the headache!
Has in the first place found the books of Bill Bryson enough for accident. It was in a bookshop of airport in Australia and they have had big battery of his book with the yellow and blue book the brilliant discharges concealed was quite literally selling like this of the hot cakes. This was his book 'Down' roughly Australia and was in fact a lot populate in this country. I have bought a book and read the in a house of flight and has finalised the day or two later. I have been of hooked in his books. It employs the combination of knowledge, good histories, excellent writing, and humour. I have tried to buy and read everything of his books, but still have the small to read.
A present book is the fast and one all the too short introduction to all the appearances of a tongue presented in the humorous way in the series of short chapters - each one that like this when being an introduction to a subject. An in fact can choose on a book and read so only a chapter at random of the each chapter is the self the history contained in this particular appearance of a tongue that comprises Nomination', espelling', 'Where the words Comes from/Come from', etc. Is all a lot interesting, entertaining, and illuminating.
Gives an introduction to some origins, an evolution of words and tongue, pronunciation, spelling, and transoceanic evolution of a tongue - all writes in a level of a half reader. It presents a lot of coincidences in of the words and of the sentences of different parts of some world-wide and ages that one can a lot logically connect, but look to have edges of common tongue, and concrete words was.
A book is the good but introduction too short to a subject. It comprises the good collection to follow on books to consider in a semi-detached Bibliography. There a reader can continue a subject in his leisure that reads more academic or comprehensible books.
For a uninitiated, has read once this calm reservation will not see that it speaks in a same way. Door a lot of new ideas. If this or the alike books were available to school students, perhaps the students would have the amour More adds them tongues.
Would have liked me has liked the book the plus along that 250 pages more the references and ossia a main weakness. Also it can have some smaller errors. As I seat probably merit 3 or 4 stars. But they are by train of the give 4 stars because it has written the a lot of easy to read introduction to the complex and possibly otherwise dull @@@subject and a time still has created the better vendor. Any one can read and enjoy this book. To create such the book is the difficult challenge that has conquered with ease.
Included Although it estimate it 4 stars (and is not Bryson better) is recommended strongly to buy. It is espends pound that will direct a reader to new and interesting books.
Jack to Toronto
5 / 5
Some critics of 'A Tongue of Mother' on illustrate an Internet' the value adds. To the sinister carping that a Coverage has been coopted for the commercial purposes is bad. It loses a point that an Internet is a tool of investigation more the never devised orders, and no only for commercial finals.
On page 46, an author of 'A Tongue of Mother' writes that Frisian, the next linguistic relative to English and Dutch, 'has been like this little changed to time that a lot [Frisians] can, as [a] linguistic historian . . . , Still read a mediaeval epic _Beowulf_ 'almost in view.' '
Knowing that old English, in the _Beowulf_ has been written, is essentially foreigner to modern English, was skeptical that can be that accessible to modern Frisian speakers. As I have verified an Internet. Here, according to Catherine N. It goes of Georgetown department of linguistic University, is the prayer of a Gentleman in three versions: old English, apparently modern Frisian, and one 1611 Rey James version. ( It looks that in old English some characters ð and þ has been pronounced similarly to modern 'th,' both like this in 'thin' and in 'that,' and a digraph æ has been pronounced like 'an as in 'hat.' I expect that your computer aims these characters.)
[Old English]
Fæder ure þu þe eart in heofonum;
þin nama gehalgod
to becume þin laughed
gewurþe ðin willa
in eorðan swa swa in heofonum.
Urn gedæghwamlican hlaf syle We todæg
And forgyf we ure gyltas
swa swa we forgyfað urum gyltendum
and a lot gelæd þu we on costnunge
ac alys of yfele soþlice.
[Frisian]
Knots Heit yn 'and himel,
has lit jo namme hillige wurde,
has lit jo keninkryk komme,
has Lit jo wil dien wurde
op ierde likegoed like you yn 'and himel.
Jou ús hjoed ús deistich brea
In ferjou ús ús skulden
his't wy ús skuldners ek ferjûn hawwe;
has Lit ús coverage yn fersiking komme,
sea ferlos ús defender 'and kweade;
[master jowes is keninkryk
in of krêft
in of hearlikheid
oant yn ivichheid. They love.]
[Bible of James of Rey, 1611]
to our father likes the art in heauen, hallowed be thy name.
Thy kingdome Coming. Thy Will be fact, in earth, how is in heauen.
Giue vs This day our daily bread.
And forgiue vs the ours debts, like knots forgiue our debters.
And advantage vs any to temptation, but deliuer vs of euill: For thine is a kingdome, and a power, and a glory, for euer, Love.
Can see is all quite different, and so only a third is readable to the modern English speaker. I doubt today Frisian the speakers would be able to read an old English text. Of course to ask in such the smallest point can look pedantic if any obsessive, but yes write the book in a history of English goes to attract an attention of the the dice of tongue like to of them.
To return to my initial point: First of the arrival of an Internet would have remain with my doubts. A Web resupplies the half so much to solve them and to comment on, as well as to see another' critical of, 'A Tongue of Mother.' Frankly, after reading some 55 commentaries posted before mine, there is prendido to read a book because it seats already can do not trusting sufficiently, entertaining although east. I owe that say this part of me remorses to dip averts it, and does not want to call another any for the bed, thus delightfully involving, any one @subjects the one who the defects can contain.
4 / 5
Ossia The fun book .
Author Bill Bryson is known more for his travelogues. This book is a eclectic studio of an English tongue: his origins, evolution, borrowings other tongues, pronunciation and more. By means of a book, the humour of the mark of Bryson is present. Although this book has fewer laughs for page that "A Walk in a Forest," it looks the leaves and wonderful talent of Bryson out of a sarcasm that has done some of his earlier endeavours less than pair.
Bryson Clearly amours and respects a power of English. Perhaps so only among tongues of entity, English developed without official sanction in some fields and of the streets of Inghilterra mediaeval early, where a yard has spoken Norman French. Looked down to, was free to flourish and find expression for like this more the people have lived really his lives.
This lack of officialdom during his birth and aim rearing has left with wacky spelling and the pocolas other eccentricities. But also a lot it simplifies a tongue for, for example, deleting some masculine and feminine pieces intrinsic in French and a big number of the forms of verb has associated with another descendents of Latins.
The Hips chosen on more words and like this maintains the vocabulary he big plus that his European rivals, according to an author. This has given English a capacity to richly tongue of texture and writings and resupply the sublime capacity to distinguish expression and has thought more so much that one is able to do in a lot other tongues.
This is not the textbook, although it packs to plot of serious information and linguistic discussions of some technical appearances of tongue. In the pocolos capitulate, Bryson trusts too much in of the long casts to aim his examples. This spends so only the small and is buffeted for his humour throughout. Particularly that it interest and enjoyable is his tongues on swearing, games of word and unlikely names of place (like Maggies' Nipples, the city in Wyoming and Coldass Brook, located in North Carolina).
This book is a lot of enjoyable and informative.
5 / 5
In the spent that the majority of my life that travel hither and there, has learnt that included inner some the calm USA often precise the translator--although you are both in English speaker. Mina yankee the cousins have soda or drunk pop, but in an Of the sud, has drunk helmet.
Bryson has said one the majority of sound of common vowel in English is a "schwa" the pointed sound in of the dictionaries like inverted and -- a 'the' in of the animals; one 'is in quite' etc. But to the equal that can this be when 'quite' is pronounced "any uff" and "And'nuff" as well as "eh'nuff" -- (so only the little of some accentuations in Virginia).
Punctual has developed in the sensibility my emphasis spoken reason the Yankees and other Americans have looked always down in tongue of the sud. Then, I have read that an English spoken in Of the sud was almost identical to an English spoken in Inghilterra of 16th century -- reason one Of the sud of EUA has gone backwater for hundreds of years, and a tongue was relatively unadulterated for forms more recent of English.
But the professor in University of West Virginia has written that there is uncovered on 100 English dialects in Virginia so only, and could say exactly that the village in Inghilterra was a source of a dialect. So only to the equal that pronounce 'Norfolk' -- an English way of course --Norfuck. Visited a Duke of Gloucester Street in Williamsburg lately?
The book of Bryson speaks some principles of English grammar--the one who the looks is really some principles and terminology of Latin. Oh We have had a lot of one argues roughly leaves infinitives in our office ( develops publications). Calm does not ask you never reason calms can not leave an infinitive? Well it is reason a form of infinitive in Latin (as well as some romance tongues) is a word--and can not remain. A Spanish has said "read" and an English says "to read" -- Now, reason can calms has not left that windy?
A lot so only is the be English exported around a world, English absorbs everything touches. But for Spanish terms, would have any dialogue in "Western" film. The cowboys can no without lassos, broncos, chaps, rodeos, canyons, or cougars. And included a venerable "buckaroo" it is so only a way of cowboy to say "vaccaro" -- a Spanish for cowboy.
He Ask the "cookie of chocolate" you know you are using Aztec and Dutch words? And Yankees?Those were a "Johns" (jantje) some Dutch sailor yelled in when one to America New turns British in New York.
And the one who the occupations are embedded in of the last names? We can think Smith, Shepherds and Foresters, but that roughly Bowman, Archers, Carpenters, Miller (Mueller), and the van gives Veldt (of a field), the van gives Meer (of a sea) and Roosevelt (field of ascended). Gee, is not Roosevelt likes American likes twisted of apple?
The swearing is one the majority of entertainment . Gosh Although laws F---is so only the good Dutch term for having sex. He a lot included be the word to curse if a Dutch had won a war. And that on Pumpernickle bread. Had a lot lately. In German, means a Devil f---. A lot calm so only will owe that read a book to take a good material.
5 / 5
Bryson Is one of one more entertains it writers around. His "Stray Continent" it is one of some reservation some the pleasant plus there is not reading never, and liked everything is written. "A Tongue of Mother" it is less sidesplitting that a lot his work, but does up for that for some endless episodes in English.
A lot of all his facts are directly, this in spite of; see other descriptions here for the cast of some errors. One among a lot: it repeats an old claim and thoroughly discredited that a Eskimo the tongue has more words for snow that English fact; fifty words. In fact English there is much more words that Eskimo (Inuit), although an agglutinative character of a tongue means that it is hard to limit an account of word in Eskimo. A claim is covered in detail in Geoffrey Pullum "An add Eskimo Hoax of Vocabulary".
"A Tongue of Mother" it is structured like the history of English. This in spite of, reading it, as it agrees is some few details. When Tongue on one locates question to spell reform in an end of an eighteenth century, date Noah Webster, Congress of lobbying to do bad spelling the punishable offends. In a dicussion of Americanisms, to illustrate a inexplicable British hostility to American English, quotes a stylebook of a Time of Londra: "'normalcy' would have to that remain to some Americans those who attacked it"; in fact, 'normalcy' is the British coinage. These touches are that it marks this reserves like this good. They add the personal and amusing feels the material ossia already fascinating.
Bryson Covers enough the few subjects. It outrage some chapters on spelling and Americanisms, and many have consecrated mainly the history, has chapters on swearing, wordplay, pronunciation, origins of word, names, use and dialects. Each one which so it is full of histories coloreadas and is the pleasure to read.
Highly recommended. So only it does not believe each alone history.
4 / 5
'A Tongue of Mother' is a lot involving and humorous book on some origins, history and eccentricity of an English tongue. Bryson has done it masterful work to wade by means of the plot of linguistic stock exchange and synthesizing he to the a lot informative book and ape for an English enthusiast.
A lot a reviewers down look to having exited of his way to signal out of each little error contained in this book, and certainly has the little. This in spite of, if you have dipped all a factual deceptions in perspective to look in them in report to a wealth of the information contained in this book (often until the facts of dozen and episodes in each page), will see that one marks errors on an incredibly small percentage and no in any way detract form a global impact or entertainment of this book (he , this in spite of, in a future be well to see the revised editions with some of some the majority of the egregious errors take).
The difference of sure self-righteous, dead tongues (concealed will not mention for Stone knows that I am speaking roughly!) This questions of that goose of steps around in his linguistic arcane jackboots- English is alive and kicking. This famous book a tongue of mother like odd mish-mash of fashions and flu that is. You can any one has read he without appreciating likes the tongue of respite that is constantly in flow, whenever it reflects a cultural diversity of his a lot of native and speakers any native.
Has recommended this book to oddles and oddles of folks, a bit that the has not gone particularly interested in tongue, and they all has finalised to master that.
5 / 5
This book contains more attended. Tongue of discharge of Bryson of Bill his self with the house in English. A tongue of coverages of the book of the historical view, the physical view, an environmental view, he utilitarian view, and a lot another seen. You will want to touch a tape on again so that he cruses by means of a lot of concepts that leave thinking and speculating to the equal that can have all gone differently.
A point underlined for me (averts of his cast of soiled word) was a recognition that looks for to impose Old Latin syntaxes in of the Modern English and can take reticules.
My only disappointment comes when it mentions the things have read already and takes it wrong or of a mark.
An advantage of a tape is that calm in fact listen some pronunciations. When it Is @@subject to spell a reader will spell it was for you. Also a reader has a capacity to change emphasis to returned some samples of dialect.
A disadvantage is when calm wants to turn behind to the particular page for cross-dipped; there is any page to turn. As it was ready to livestock so many versions.
5 / 5
One of the our acquaintances in a foreign country where alive related this episode of his institute English class. A fellow student was having the really hard time. It is fallido totally and exclaimed to a professor 'To the equal that can ze the English people speak zis tongue! It is zo terrible!' A professor has explained his that the English speakers think in English, he so that it thinks in his own native tongue. 'Zay Can included TANK in English?!!!' It was demoralised entirely for a crude that any one could think in another tongue that his own.
The a lot of times are to ask to help people here refine his knowledge of English. This pound has has helped really. Some histories in some Celtic, Latin and origins of Norman of English words is useful in sympathetic reason has like this synonyms for the alone concept, and reason has such delicate shadows of meaning (pig, for example, comes from/comes from Norman 'porc' while the pig has an Old English-Teutonic origin. One east for a table, another barnyard.) Bill Bryson the work adds to do a history of English the fun romp by means of history and any one studying English will find this the gain and also a lot amusing book, in fact.
Likes NPR of commentator Richard Lederer Miracle of Tongue, Crazy English and Anguished English, calm to good sure amour Bill Bryson is 'A Tongue of Mother.''
4 / 5
There is enjoyed a humour and lightness of this book but I have read too many books in linguistic and, especially, an English tongue to be really informed for the book of Gentleman Bryson. But that has said that, a book is certainly a lot arduous to read. (My favourite books in the tongue is of the serious Pelican the books have published in a @@@1970s or @@@1980s - I agrees especially tylistics' for G Turner, but has had utmost books in phonetics, semantics, grammar, syntax etc etc - the a lot of indroduction to a studio of tongue.)
One first half of the book of Gentleman Bryson looked mine to be a lot the direction formed and logical had and inner that has driven he to the long of. But of the last looks to be half more than the grab-stock exchange of bits and pieces (although have enjoyed one a lot last chapter in games of word to plot). It was disappointed also in an emphasis in English American. Importing although it is does a lot another Englishes that ought to be considered. Unfortunately some the small concessions the English Australians was often wrong (for exasmple, Australian cookies of still call 'cookies' - although we can use a cookie to designate also - does not call never scones 'cookies' as American is - ossia certainly a deception of an American perspective, no the British a!)
5 / 5
I, likes another, actuate thoroughly there is enjoyed a lot Bryson is other works . HISTORY the scarce OF ALMOST ALL looked penned for the different alcohol. A book covers a subject of entity - English and his history and future. Still, in spite of some tentativas in humour during a book, law more as the report to reserve escole half.
The one who hiela are when folks purportedly trying the educated a general of public mark factual errors that would owe state taken in a phase of investigation. A Eskimo the myth of snow could qualify for an Urban Legend, some of some derivatives are WAY was, one FBI said it that ANY ONE CAN say where the people are so only for a way speaks, and worse - says that that the Esperanto has no the definite pieces and he then uses one! It goes figure.
Is in his better in a historical analysis but is has abridged also. Also a lot of fact is his (a lot) brief looks in an abysmal failure of "created" tongues. These never will prosper of then does not have the base of support. English, shows, is one the majority of diverse, a rich plus, one the majority of adaptable and one more long tongue amply in a world. It is a new frank tongue.

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