Does Spelling Matter?

Does Spelling Matter?

Book - 2013 | First edition
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This title narrates the history of English spelling from the Anglo-Saxons to the present-day. It also examines the changing attitudes to spelling, including numerous proposals for spelling reform, ranging from the introduction of new alphabets to more modest attempts to rid English of its silent letters, and the differing agendas they reveal.
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2013
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780198722984
0198722982
9780199665280
0199665281
Branch Call Number: 421.5209 HOROBIN
Characteristics: x, 270 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

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