The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English: J-Z
Taylor & Francis, 2006 - 2189 עמודים
The diminished value of Partridge's work following World War II, as Partridge and Beale (the editor of the eighth edition) failed to assimilate the great cultural changes of the era, the editors of this set have chosen for inclusion slang and unconventional English heard and used at any time after 1945. Entries typically use standard English for definitions, turning to slang only when it is both substantially more economical and readily understood by the average reader. The gloss for each.
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Right in line with the wild and witty stylings of this reference work are the varied titles held by its two editors: lawyer, writer, actor, theater founder, and cabaret joke teller. Senior editor ... קרא סקירה מלאה
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American Speech Angela Devlin AUSTRALIA Barry Humphries CANADA cigarette cocaine Cockney Rabbit Connie Eble Editor David McGill December Drugs and Drink Edwin Torres Elmore Leonard English/Creole of Trinidad especially Eugene Landy Fresh Rabbit fucking girl Glossary Guardian heroin homosexual Iceberg Slim Jack Jargon of Drugs Jimmy John Joseph Wambaugh juice Kevin Sampson kick knock Language Lee Mortimer Linda Reinberg Lingo Lise Winer look male Maledicta marijuana Mezz Mezzrow Mezzrow Michael Munro Mickey Mike Haskins motherfucker Nick nickname night noun noun a person noun marijuana October Paul Baker Pimp play poker Polari police Prison Patter Ray Puxley recreational drug Richard sexual shit Slang and Jargon Slim Robert Beck someone Street T]he Talk term Trinidad & Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO UK Rhyming slang UNC-CH Campus Slang Underground Dictionary Underworld usage verb Vietnam woman word