Peter Farb Quote

Letters to the editors of English and American newspapers often contain expressions of horror about the new terms that creep into the language, and these expressions are usually accompanied by dire predictions about ruination of the mother tongue.


Word Play: What Happens When People Talk (ed. Vintage, 2015) - ISBN: 9781101971291

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Letters to the editors of English and American newspapers often contain expressions of horror about the new terms that creep into the language, and...

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Letters to the editors of English and American newspapers often contain expressions of horror about the new terms that creep into the language, and...

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Letters to the editors of English and American newspapers often contain expressions of horror about the new terms that creep into the language, and...

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Letters to the editors of English and American newspapers often contain expressions of horror about the new terms that creep into the language, and...