A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles, Part 1

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Allen & Unwin, 1954 - English language - 512 pages
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Contents

3 Sources 1 4 Criticism 1
1
The Basis Consonants
19
The Basis Vowels and Diphthongs
62
The Basis Quantity
111
Stress
150
The Earliest Changes
186
XIII
187
Early Changes in ConsonantGroups
208
The Great VowelShift
231
3 Diphthongs 9 4 Unobscured
284
SeventeenthCentury VowelChanges
318
Present English Sounds Consonants
387
Conclusion 440
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