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ERIC Number: ED043882
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1960
Pages: 216
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The Tree of Language.
Laird, Helene; Laird, Charlton
The first part of this text for young students provides an introduction to the origins of language, the beginnings of writing, and the making of an alphabet. The second part, "Word Stories," presents the etymologies of over 100 common English words in simplified, nontechnical style. Special terms are explained in a prefatory section. A word and subject index concludes the volume. (AMM)
Faber and Faber Ltd., 24 Russell Square, London WC1, England (15s net)
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