The new Partridge dictionary of slang and unconventional English (Book, 2007) [Portland Community College Library]
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The new Partridge dictionary of slang and unconventional English

The new Partridge dictionary of slang and unconventional English

Author: Terry Victor; Tom Dalzell; Eric Partridge
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2007, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A definitive record of post-WW II slang; anyone with a fascination or passion for language will delight in the wit and intelligence of this resource.

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Dictionnaires
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Victor; Tom Dalzell; Eric Partridge
ISBN: 0415259371 9780415259378 041525938X 9780415259385 0415212588 9780415212588
OCLC Number: 424044914
Notes: Réimpr. de l'éd. de 2006.
Publié antérieurement par Eric Partridge en 1937, 1984.
Description: 2 volumes ; 26 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-I --
v. 2. J-Z.
Responsibility: Tom Dalzell (senior editor) and Terry Victor (editor).
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'A veritable Madame Tussaud's of the vulgar language. It is a really epoch-making, monumental piece of work, carried out with astonishing industry and learning.' - New Statesman'Most slang Read more...

 
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