BABEL: Around the World in Twenty Languages
Whether exploring tongue-tying phonetics, complicated writing scripts, or mind-bending quirks of grammar, this fascinating volume vividly illustrates that mother tongues are like nations: each has its own customs and beliefs. This witty and utterly compelling work will change the way you look at and listen to the world and how it speaks. Illus.
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly
Publishing status: Current
Item #: 2844974