By Christopher Upward
The background of English Spelling finds the heritage of recent English spelling, tracing its origins and improvement from outdated English as much as the current day.
- Includes a wealth of knowledge and knowledge on English spelling now not to be had wherever else
- Features a complementary site with extra material at www.historyofenglishspelling.info
- Includes targeted assurance of the contributions from French, Latin, Greek - and the numerous different languages - to our present orthography
- Serves as a better half quantity to Geoffrey Hughes's A heritage of English Words within the comparable series
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