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A dictionary of slang and unconventional English : colloquialisms and catch-phrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, and vulgarisms

Author: Eric Partridge; Paul Beale
Publisher: New York : Macmillan, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 8th edView all editions and formats
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On t.p.: Colloquialisms and catchphrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, and vulgarisms.
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Genre/Form: Reference works
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Dictionary
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Partridge, Eric, 1894-1979.
Dictionary of slang and unconventional English.
New York : Macmillan, ©1984
(OCoLC)756441798
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Partridge; Paul Beale
ISBN: 0025949802 9780025949805
OCLC Number: 11114428
Notes: Cataloging based on CIP information.
Description: xxix, 1400 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Evolution of the phonetic alphabet --
Army slang in the South African War --
Association football --
Australian surfing slang --
Australian underworld terms current in 1975 --
Back slang --
Bird-watchers' slang --
Body --
Canadian adolescents' slang --
Charterhouse --
Chow-chow --
Clergymen's diction in the Church of England --
Cockney catch-phrases --
Cockney speech --
Colston's --
Constables --
Crown and Anchor --
To die --
Drinks, Drunkenness --
Drop a brick --
Drugs --
Dupes --
Echoism in slang --
Ejaculations --
Epithets and adverbial phrases --
Eton --
Euphemisms --
Felsted --
Food --
Fools' errands --
Fops and gallants --
Grafters' and market-traders' slang --
Gremlins --
Guard-room --
Harlots --
Harrow --
Harry --
Hauliers' slang --
Hooligan --
Imperial Service College --
Initials for names --
Interpolation --
ITMA --
Jazz terms --
Jive and swing --
Kibosh --
Kilroy was here --
King's Own Schneiders --
Know --
Korean War slang --
Long time no see! --
Loo --
Lovers' acronyms --
Mah-Jong --
Mans --
Men --
Miscellanea --
Mock auction slang --
Money --
Moving-picture slang --
Nicknames --
O.K. --
Occupational names --
Ocker --
'Oxford-er(s)' --
Paint the town red --
Parlyaree --
Pie in the sky --
Pip-squeak --
Prisoner-of-war slang --
Public and Grammar --
School slang in 1968 --
Railwaymen's slang and nicknames --
Regional names --
Rhodesian Army slang current in 1976 --
'Rhubarb' --
Rogues and beggars in C. 18 --
Shelta --
Shortenings --
Spanglish --
Stonyhurst --
Strine.
Responsibility: Eric Partridge ; edited by Paul Beale.

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On t.p.: Colloquialisms and catchphrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, and vulgarisms.

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