Reference Entry

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)

Show Summary Details

Preview

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

Reference Entry.  513 words. 

Subjects: History of English

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.