Routes of English: Complete Series 2: Humour and Cussing

  • by Melvyn Bragg
  • Narrated by Melvyn Bragg
  • 2 hrs and 47 mins
  • Radio/TV Program

Publisher's Summary

Melvyn Bragg examines new coinages, puns and wordplay; how accents and social class are entwined; swear words; attempts to stop the evolution of language in its tracks; and, finally, the many varieties of English that are spoken around the world today.

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-21-2011
  • Publisher: BBC Worldwide Limited