A Grammatical Institute Of The English Language by Noah Webster

This seminal work is a comprehensive guide to English grammar and education, laying the foundation for standardized American English. It serves as a textbook designed to teach young Americans proper spelling, pronunciation, and usage of the English language, reflecting a distinct American identity separate from British norms. The book emphasizes the need for an educational approach that is accessible and relevant to the emerging nation, and it played a crucial role in shaping the linguistic framework of the United States, influencing the way English is taught and spoken in America for generations.

The 5950th greatest book of all time


Published
1783
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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