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

Author: Eric Partridge; Tom Dalzell; Terry Victor
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView 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: Slovarji
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Partridge; Tom Dalzell; Terry Victor
ISBN: 0415212588 0415259371 041525938X 9780415212588 9780415259378 9780415259385
OCLC Number: 439643432
Description: 2 zv. (XVII, 2189 str.) ; 26 cm
Contents: Vol. 1: A-I --
Vol. 2: J-Z.
Other Titles: Slang
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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