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Jespersen, (Jens) Otto (Harry) (1860–1943)

Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine

in The Oxford Companion to the English Language

Second edition

Published in print May 2018 | ISBN: 9780199661282
Published online May 2018 | e-ISBN: 9780191744389
Jespersen, (Jens) Otto (Harry) (1860–1943)

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Danish linguist and authority on language teaching and the grammar of English. Born at Randers, Jutland, he was educated at

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Subjects: History of English

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