Rick Beyer's Reviews > The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of "Proper" English, from Shakespeare to South Park

The Lexicographer's Dilemma by Jack Lynch
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Dec 22, 2009

it was amazing
Read in December, 2009

A wonderful loving romp through 500 years of efforts to standardize English. I fell in love on page 4 and I was sad when it was over.

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11/21/2009 page 30
9.2% "I knew I liked it after page 4. A Goodreads Giveaway!"

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