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6 Best Linguistics Books of All Time


Our goal: Gather the most accurate and trustworthy list of Linguistics books on the internet.

Our process:
1. Search for "best Linguistics books" and click on the top 4 articles.
2. Find every book mentioned in 2+ articles and average their rankings.
3. Deliver them all neatly to you here! 😊

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1
    Appears in 2 articles
  2. 2

    The Power of Babel

    John McWhorter

    Appears in 2 articles
  3. 3
    Appears in 2 articles
  4. 4

    How Language Works

    David Crystal

    Appears in 2 articles
  5. 5

    Don't Believe a Word

    David Shariatmadari

    Appears in 2 articles
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    6

    Because Internet

    Gretchen McCulloch

    Appears in 2 articles

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