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The Authoritative Topic-by-Topic Dictionary of American Lingoes from All Walks of Life

Slang( )
Author: Dickson, Paul
Publication Date:Mar 1999
Publisher:Pocket Books
Imprint:Pocket Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $38.25
Book Description:

The first edition of Paul Dickson'sSlangwas selected by William Safire ofThe New York Timesas one of the best language books of the year. Completely updated with more than twice as many entries, this latest volume truly encompasses the whole colorful range of current American slang. Divided into twenty-nine broad categories, these are the words that make American English as expressive as it is fascinating. From high schools to the halls of Congress, this invaluable resource reveals the...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.545 x 23.495 x 3.048 cm
Book Weight:0.749 Kilograms

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