What did the Brontës do about dialect and think about foreign languages?

New book from Stockholm University Press: From Clerks to Corpora: essays on the English language yesterday and today, edited by Philip Shaw, Britt Erman, Gunnel Melchers & Peter Sundkvist Why is the Isle of Dogs in the Thames called Isle of Dogs? Did King Canute’s men bring English usage back to Jutland? How can we find … More What did the Brontës do about dialect and think about foreign languages?