By Simon Horobin
- leads the reader lightly via simple linguistic innovations with acceptable explanation
- highlights how Chaucer's English differs from present-day English, and the importance of this for studying and figuring out his work
- presents shut research and comparability with the writings of Chaucer's contemporaries to teach how Chaucer drew at the number of center English to accomplish specific poetic effects
- contains pattern texts, a word list of linguistic terminology, a bibliography and proposals for extra examining to help study.
Authoritative and easy-to-follow, this is often an integral advisor to knowing, appreciating and having fun with the language of Chaucer.
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