Last Voyage of the Valentina

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William Labov's study of language use on the Massachusetts island of Martha's Vineyard suggests that they do. I feel it is important to distinguish between "knowledge" and "use" of the dialect lexicon...in a West Yorkshire community, the substantially greatest knowledge was vested in women over 50 years of age - and they had also been the greatest users in the past. In addition to the GREAT BRITISH BREAKFAST, for serious breakfast eaters, Simpson's offers THE TEN DEADLY SINS - at £15.95 per person this includes: Toast with jam or marmalade, pastries, fresh orange juice, freshly brewed coffee Choice of cereals, porridge, stewed fruit or half a grapefruit The Simpson’s Cumberland sausage, fried egg, streaky and back bacon, black pudding, lamb’s kidneys, fried bread, liver, bubble & squeak, baked beans, grilled mushrooms and tomato.

Pages: 416

Publisher: Simon & Schuster; First Edition edition (June 6, 2006)

ISBN: 0743276868

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