|aJust a phrase I'm going through :|bmy life in language /|cDavid Crystal.
|aMy life in language
|aix, 285 p.,  p. of plates :|bill. (chiefly col.) ;|c24 cm.
|a" ... reflecting on a long and hugely successful career at the forefront of the field of English language and linguistics, David Crystal answers this question and offers us a special look behind the scenes at the adventures, rewards, challenges and pitfalls of his life in language."