The following is part of the presidential address from Allen Walker Read, given before LACUS (Linguistic Association of Canada and the United States) at its annual meeting, August 7, 1987, at York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is reprinted by permission from the proceedings, "The Fourteenth LACUS Forum," 1987.
Read, Allen Walker
"Exuberance, A Motivation for Language,"
Word Ways: Vol. 21
, Article 3.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol21/iss2/3