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Dictionary of contemporary slang

Author: Tony Thorne
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2005.
Series: Bloomsbury reference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [3rd ed., rev. and expanded]View all editions and formats
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With more than 15,000 definitions, this book provides a 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  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Thorne
ISBN: 0713675047 9780713675047 074752856X 9780747528562
OCLC Number: 369916696
Notes: On jacket: The newest slang terms explained.
Description: 592 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Bloomsbury reference.
Responsibility: Tony Thorne.

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"As up-to-date a dictionary of 'strikingly informal' contemporary language as you are likely to find." www.mantex.co.uk/reviews "Thorne is a kind of slang detective, going down the streets where Read more...

 
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