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Switzerland and the English.

Arnold Lunn

Switzerland and the English.

by Arnold Lunn

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Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL13879799M

Explore our list of Switzerland - History Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Cookies on the IELTS website. We use cookies to ensure that we give the best experience on our website. If you continue, we will assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the IELTS website. British Council Switzerland - Bern (available) Bern. Book Now Cambridge English Languages GmbH St. Gallen (available).

Switzerland - Switzerland - Literature: “In Switzerland, writing is only possible as an export business,” Friedrich Dürrenmatt, one of the few internationally known Swiss authors, once remarked. The country’s small population and four official languages have worked to make it difficult for any single writer to enjoy widespread success or, perhaps more important, significant income, and.   In this book, he travels miles across the Alps, covering France, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Liechtenstein, Austria and Slovenia. Along the way, he is surprised by a Swiss businessman’s recommendation that he eat horse meat at an Alpine restaurant but not so surprised by the tourists taking pictures of the Alps from his train’s windows.

  It’s already been said that there is no “Swiss German”, just a very diverse and often mutually unintelligible bunch of dialects. And dialects lend themselves poorly to being studied from books. The other thing about dialects is that dialect speake. Stauffacher’s Bookshop is one of the largest booksellers in the German-speaking world and the biggest in Switzerland. Our strengths are our unrivaled range of stock Location: Neuengasse Bern, Switzerland Show map.


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