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The Resource Dictionary of contemporary slang, Tony Thorne

Dictionary of contemporary slang, Tony Thorne

Label
Dictionary of contemporary slang
Title
Dictionary of contemporary slang
Statement of responsibility
Tony Thorne
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With more than 7,000 definitions, this book provides a definitive guide to the use of slang today. It deals with drugs, sport and contemporary society, as well as favourite slang topics such as sex and bodily functions. In this fully updated fourth edition of the highly acclaimed Dictionary of Contemporary Slang, language and culture expert Tony Thorne explores the ever-changing underworld of the English language, bringing back intriguing examples of eccentricity and irreverence from the linguistic front-line. --Publisher's description
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thorne, Tony
Dewey number
427.09
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE3721
LC item number
.T53 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
English language
Label
Dictionary of contemporary slang, Tony Thorne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2005
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xvi, 492 pages
Isbn
9781408181799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn864788981
  • (OCoLC)864788981
Label
Dictionary of contemporary slang, Tony Thorne
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2005
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xvi, 492 pages
Isbn
9781408181799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn864788981
  • (OCoLC)864788981

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