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Don't Believe a Word: The Surprising Truth About Language

Don't Believe a Word: The Surprising Truth About Language

By David Shariatmadri

This book debunks nine common myths — including "I control what comes out of my mouth" and "We can't talk to animals" — in an attempt to convince readers that much of what they know about language is wrong. It's sure to be a fascinating linguistic and historical journey for word nerds.

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