This book provides an accessible introduction to anyone interested in the history of the English language. It outlines the major issues and terminology used in. Herbert Schendl is Professor and Chair Emeritus for English Historical Linguistics at the Department of English and American Studies at the University of Vienna. Download Citation on ResearchGate | HISTORICAL LINGUISTICS. Herbert Schendl | This brief volume is a contribution to the Oxford introductions to language.

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Historical Linguistics by Herbert Schendl

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English as a Contact Language. Schendl’s work spans from Old English to Late Modern English, though his interests include present-day varieties and, not insignificantly, Austrian German a passion he shares with Karl Luick. On the basis of a predominantly bilingual corpus of late Old English administrative texts, namely the leases of Oswald of Worcester, this paper provides a comprehensive analysis of code-switching in this specific type of medieval Over volumes have appeared in the series, which has been published with Peter Lang since Code-switching in Early English more.

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