TABLE OF CONTENTS
FOREWORD11
CHAPTER I--LANGUAGE TYPES AND LANGUAGE FAMILIES15
CHAPTER II--GEOGRAPHY AND LANGUAGE41
CHAPTER III--LANGUAGES OF THE GERMANIC GROUP63
ENGLISH--DISTRIBUTION AND VARIETIES64
U. S. A.65
GREAT BRITAIN66
AUSTRALIA72
NEW ZEALAND74
SOUTH AFRICA76
CANADA78
ANGLO-INDIAN79
ENGLISH AS A COLONIAL, SECONDARY AND CULTURAL LANGUAGE80
"PIDGIN" ENGLISH81
IMMIGRANT DIALECTS85
MILITARY SLANG86
THE SCANDINAVIAN TONGUES88
SWEDISH92
DANISH AND NORWEGIAN98
ICELANDIC105
DUTCH110
CHAPTER IV--GERMAN123
CHAPTER V--LANGUAGES OF THE ROMANCE GROUP167
ROUMANIAN173
CHAPTER VI--FRENCH183
CHAPTER VII--SPANISH227
AMERICAN VARIETIES OF SPANISH244

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