Readings in Language and Literature
Lekan Oyeleye, Moji Olateju
Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 2003 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 281 pages
A compendium of scholarship on the English language and literature in the African, and especially Nigerian, contexts. Topics addressed include multilingualism and national development, the influence of Yoruba on secondary school English in Nigeria, humour in Achebe's Anthills of the Savannah, and the tragic hero characterisation of Ola Rotimi.
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The Earliest History of the English Language
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