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Dictionary of contemporary slang

Author: Tony Thorne
Publisher: London : A & C Black, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : [Rev. and updated ed.]View all editions and formats
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With more than 7,000 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
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Thorne
ISBN: 9780713675290 0713675292
OCLC Number: 496977872
Notes: Includes graphical cross-reference mapper.
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: [edited by] Tony Thorne.

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"Thorne is a kind of slang detective, going down the streets where other lexicographers fear to tread." Daily Telegraph "As up-to-date a dictionary of 'strikingly informal' contemporary language as Read more...

 
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