Globish

How the English Language Became the World's Language

by Robert McCrum

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Globish
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How the English Language Became the World's Language
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Robert McCrum

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The coauthor of the bestselling book and television series The Story of English discusses how Anglo-American has become the language of the world, and describes the changes that English has brought to far-away cultures in distant places. Reprint. BOMC2.

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