J. Derrick McClure

List of John Benjamins publications for which J. Derrick McClure plays a role.


Subjects English linguistics | Germanic linguistics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology

Scots and its Literature

J. Derrick McClure

[Varieties of English Around the World, G14] 1995. vi, 218 pp.
Subjects English linguistics | English literature & literary studies | Germanic linguistics


The speech-forms in use at the extreme ends of the Anglo-Saxon dialect continuum eventually acquired the status of national languages in the kingdoms of Scotland and England; and though the Scottish form lost this status in the aftermath of the Union of the Crowns, the substantial differences which… read more
McClure, J. Derrick 1997 David Donald Murison (1913-1997)English World-Wide 18:2, pp. 275–277 | Miscellaneous
McClure, J. Derrick 1997 The spelling of Scots: A difficultyEnglishes around the World: Studies in honour of Manfred Görlach, Schneider, Edgar W. (ed.), pp. 173 ff. | Article
McClure, J. Derrick and Manfred Görlach † 1988 A Handsel for J.K. Annand: On the Occasion of his Eightieth BirthdayEnglish World-Wide 9:1, pp. 101–117 | Miscellaneous
McClure, J. Derrick 1987 'Lallans' and 'Doric' in North-Eastern Scottish PoetryEnglish World-Wide 8:2, pp. 215–234 | Article
McClure, J. Derrick 1985 Our ain leid? The predicament of a Scots writerFocus on Scotland, Görlach, Manfred † (ed.), pp. 181 ff. | Article
McClure, J. Derrick 1985 The debate on Scots orthographyFocus on Scotland, Görlach, Manfred † (ed.), pp. 203 ff. | Article
McClure, J. Derrick, John Thomas Low, J.K. Annand, A.D. Mackie and John J. Graham 1981 Our ain leid? The predicament of a Scots writerEnglish World-Wide 2:1, pp. 3–28 | Article