Find out more about the greatest British Linguists, including Percy Bysshe Shelley, Susie Dent, Enoch Powell, Max Müller and Harriet Martineau.
Enoch PowellEnoch Powell

16 June 1912

Percy Bysshe ShelleyPercy Bysshe Shelley

04 August 1792

Susie DentSusie Dent

21 September 1967

Max MüllerMax Müller

06 December 1823

Harriet MartineauHarriet Martineau

12 June 1802

J. L. AustinJ. L. Austin

26 March 1911

Michael HallidayMichael Halliday

13 April 1925

Mary SomervilleMary Somerville

26 December 1780

Michael VentrisMichael Ventris

12 July 1922

Alexander John EllisAlexander John Ellis

14 June 1814

Guillermo Cabrera InfanteGuillermo Cabrera Infante

22 April 1929

William JonesWilliam Jones