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British English for American readers : a dictionary of the language, customs, and places of British life and literature

Author: David Grote
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How does a vicar differ from a rector? Is a marquis a lord? Where are the Home Counties? Is someone who is "dead chuffed" happy or angry? For American readers of British writers, this helpful and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Grote, David.
British English for American readers.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1992
(OCoLC)649371297
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Grote
ISBN: 0313278512 9780313278518
OCLC Number: 25049563
Description: xv, 709 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction British English for American Readers Appendixes: Money and Values Reigns and Historic Dates Class Structure Calendar of Holidays and Festivals Military Ranks Honours and Initials Selected Bibliography
Responsibility: David Grote.

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