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Words in Time and Place: Exploring Language Through the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary

By David Crystal

Offers a unique view of the English language and its development, and includes witty commentary and anecdotes along the way.


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Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases

By Peter Mark Roget

This book "supplies a vocabulary of English words and idiomatic phrases 'arranged … according to the ideas which they express'. The thesaurus, continually expanded and updated, has always remained in print, but this reissued first edition shows the impressive breadth of Roget's own knowledge and interests."


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Query Details


Query Subject:   Uvular fricatives and glottal stops
Author:   Randall Gess
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Query:   DOES ANYONE KNOW OF ANY DIACHRONIC CASES IN WHICH UVULAR FRICATIVES (OR APPROXIMANTS) BECOOME GLOTTAL STOPS, OR OF SYNCHRONIC CASES IN WHICH THE TWO SOUNDS ALTERNATE WITH EACH OTHER?
LL Issue: 8.1471
Date posted: 12-Oct-1997



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