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How Language Works: How Babies Babble, Words Change Meaning and Languages Live or Die
How Language Works: How Babies Babble, Words Change Meaning and Languages Live or Die
David Crystal
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In this fascinating survey of everything from how sounds become speech to how names work, David Crystal answers every question you might ever have had about the nuts and bolts of language in his usual highly illuminating way. Along the way we find out about eyebrow flashes, whistling languages, how... Read More

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