The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English
The Concise New Partridgepresents, for the first time, all the slang terms from The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional Englishin a single volume.
With over 60,000 entries from around the English-speaking world, the Concisegives you the language of beats, hipsters, Teddy Boys, mods and rockers, hippies, pimps, druggies, whores, punks, skinheads, ravers, surfers, Valley girls, dudes, pill-popping truck drivers, hackers, rappers and more.
The Concise New Partridgeis a spectacular resource infused with humour and learning Ė itís rude, itís delightful and itís a prize for anyone with a love of language.
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Review: The Concise New Partdrige Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional EnglishUser Review - Leonard Pierce - Goodreads
Despite -- or maybe because of -- its heavy reliance on British slang, I like this one a lot more than Chapman's American slang book. Very detailed and well laid out. Read full review
The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English
No preview available - 2009