The Story of Ain't: America, Its Language, and the Most Controversial Dictionary Ever Published

The Story of Ain't: America, Its Language, and the Most Controversial Dictionary Ever Published

by David Skinner
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The Story of Ain't: America, Its Language, and the Most Controversial Dictionary Ever Published 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Having heard about the book on NPR, and being interested in the language, I nevertheless found this pretty tedious. Most of the controversy revolves around structural linguistics, and I could never muster much interest for or against it. Condensed to a 30-page New Yorker article, this might hold the reader's interest.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago