The English Language

Logan Pearsall SMITH (1865 - 1946)

A description and history of the development of the English Language and reflections on the influences that changed the language. - Summary by barbara2

Genre(s): Writing & Linguistics

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Ch. 1 The Origins of the English Language - Pt 1 Barbara Baker
00:16:37
Play 02 Ch. 1 The Origins of the English Language - Pt 2 Barbara Baker
00:17:20
Play 03 Ch. 2 Foreign Elements - Pt 1 Barbara Baker
00:26:49
Play 04 Ch. 2 Foreign Elements - Pt 2 Barbara Baker
00:21:23
Play 05 Ch. 3 Modern English Barbara Baker
00:27:52
Play 06 Ch 4 Word-making in English - Pt 1 Barbara Baker
00:25:03
Play 07 Ch 4 Word-making in English - Pt 2 Barbara Baker
00:18:43
Play 08 Ch 5 Makers of English Words Barbara Baker
00:24:38
Play 09 Ch 6 Language and History - the Earliest Period - Pt 1 Barbara Baker
00:20:00
Play 10 Ch 6 Language and History - the Earliest Period - Pt 2 Barbara Baker
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Play 11 Ch 7 Language and History - the Dark and Middle Ages - Pt 1 Barbara Baker
00:17:35
Play 12 Ch 7 Language and History - the Dark and Middle Ages - Pt 2 Barbara Baker
00:34:21
Play 13 Ch 8 Language and History - the Modern Period - Pt 1 Barbara Baker
00:23:47
Play 14 Ch 8 Language and History - the Modern Period - Pt 2 Barbara Baker
00:15:43
Play 15 Ch 9 Language and Thought - Pt 1 Barbara Baker
00:26:30
Play 16 Ch 9 Language and Thought - Pt 2 Barbara Baker
00:27:29