Otto Jespersen Quote

Slang is a linguistic luxury, it is a sport, and, like any other sport, something that belongs to the young.


Mankind, Nation and Individual (1946)

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Slang is a linguistic luxury, it is a sport, and, like any other sport, something that belongs to the young.

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Slang is a linguistic luxury, it is a sport, and, like any other sport, something that belongs to the young.

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Slang is a linguistic luxury, it is a sport, and, like any other sport, something that belongs to the young.

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Slang is a linguistic luxury, it is a sport, and, like any other sport, something that belongs to the young.