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A dictionary of slang and unconventional English : colloquialisms and catch-phrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, and vulgarisms, Eric Partridge ; edited by Paul Beale

Label
A dictionary of slang and unconventional English : colloquialisms and catch-phrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, and vulgarisms
Title
A dictionary of slang and unconventional English
Title remainder
colloquialisms and catch-phrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, and vulgarisms
Statement of responsibility
Eric Partridge ; edited by Paul Beale
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On t.p.: Colloquialisms and catchphrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, and vulgarisms
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1894-1979
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Partridge, Eric
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE3721
LC item number
.P3 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Beale, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Americanisms
  • Linquistics
  • Americanismos
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Americanisms
  • English language
  • Wörterbuch
  • Umgangssprache
  • Slang
  • Englisch
Label
A dictionary of slang and unconventional English : colloquialisms and catch-phrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, and vulgarisms, Eric Partridge ; edited by Paul Beale
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cataloging based on CIP information
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • Evolution of the phonetic alphabet
  • Drinks, Drunkenness
  • Drop a brick
  • Drugs
  • Dupes
  • Echoism in slang
  • Ejaculations
  • Epithets and adverbial phrases
  • Eton
  • Euphemisms
  • Felsted
  • Army slang in the South African War
  • Food
  • Fools' errands
  • Fops and gallants
  • Grafters' and market-traders' slang
  • Gremlins
  • Guard-room
  • Harlots
  • Harrow
  • Harry
  • Hauliers' slang
  • Association football
  • Hooligan
  • Imperial Service College
  • Initials for names
  • Interpolation
  • ITMA
  • Jazz terms
  • Jive and swing
  • Kibosh
  • Kilroy was here
  • King's Own Schneiders
  • Australian surfing slang
  • Know
  • Korean War slang
  • Long time no see!
  • Loo
  • Lovers' acronyms
  • Mah-Jong
  • Mans
  • Men
  • Miscellanea
  • Mock auction slang
  • Australian underworld terms current in 1975
  • Money
  • Moving-picture slang
  • Nicknames
  • O.K.
  • Occupational names
  • Ocker
  • 'Oxford-er(s)'
  • Paint the town red
  • Parlyaree
  • Pie in the sky
  • Back slang
  • 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
  • Bird-watchers' slang
  • Shortenings
  • Spanglish
  • Stonyhurst
  • Strine
  • Body
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
xxix, 1400 pages
Isbn
9780025949805
Lccn
84019455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)11114428
Label
A dictionary of slang and unconventional English : colloquialisms and catch-phrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, and vulgarisms, Eric Partridge ; edited by Paul Beale
Publication
Note
Cataloging based on CIP information
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • Evolution of the phonetic alphabet
  • Drinks, Drunkenness
  • Drop a brick
  • Drugs
  • Dupes
  • Echoism in slang
  • Ejaculations
  • Epithets and adverbial phrases
  • Eton
  • Euphemisms
  • Felsted
  • Army slang in the South African War
  • Food
  • Fools' errands
  • Fops and gallants
  • Grafters' and market-traders' slang
  • Gremlins
  • Guard-room
  • Harlots
  • Harrow
  • Harry
  • Hauliers' slang
  • Association football
  • Hooligan
  • Imperial Service College
  • Initials for names
  • Interpolation
  • ITMA
  • Jazz terms
  • Jive and swing
  • Kibosh
  • Kilroy was here
  • King's Own Schneiders
  • Australian surfing slang
  • Know
  • Korean War slang
  • Long time no see!
  • Loo
  • Lovers' acronyms
  • Mah-Jong
  • Mans
  • Men
  • Miscellanea
  • Mock auction slang
  • Australian underworld terms current in 1975
  • Money
  • Moving-picture slang
  • Nicknames
  • O.K.
  • Occupational names
  • Ocker
  • 'Oxford-er(s)'
  • Paint the town red
  • Parlyaree
  • Pie in the sky
  • Back slang
  • 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
  • Bird-watchers' slang
  • Shortenings
  • Spanglish
  • Stonyhurst
  • Strine
  • Body
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
xxix, 1400 pages
Isbn
9780025949805
Lccn
84019455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)11114428

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