By Simon Horobin
- leads the reader lightly via easy linguistic strategies with acceptable explanation
- highlights how Chaucer's English differs from present-day English, and the importance of this for reading and figuring out his work
- offers shut research and comparability with the writings of Chaucer's contemporaries to teach how Chaucer drew at the number of heart English to accomplish specific poetic effects
- comprises pattern texts, a word list of linguistic terminology, a bibliography and proposals for extra interpreting to help study.
Authoritative and easy-to-follow, this can be an essential advisor to knowing, appreciating and having fun with the language of Chaucer.
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Chaucer's Language by Simon Horobin