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The Resource That's not English : Britishisms, Americanisms, and what our English says about us, Erin Moore

That's not English : Britishisms, Americanisms, and what our English says about us, Erin Moore

Label
That's not English : Britishisms, Americanisms, and what our English says about us
Title
That's not English
Title remainder
Britishisms, Americanisms, and what our English says about us
Statement of responsibility
Erin Moore
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An American expatriate living in London explores the historical and cultural differences between American and British versions of English, covering snacking habits, overall collective personalities, dating and sex, drinking and raising kids. --Publisher's description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Erin
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Americanisms
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Label
That's not English : Britishisms, Americanisms, and what our English says about us, Erin Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-223)
Contents
Quite -- Middle class -- Moreish -- Mufti -- Gobsmacked -- Trainers -- Sorry -- Toilet -- Cheers -- Knackered -- Brolly -- Bespoke -- Fortnight -- Clever -- Ginger -- Dude -- Partner -- Proper -- OK -- Whinge -- Bloddy -- Scrappy -- Pull -- Shall -- Sir -- Yankee -- Skint -- Crimbo -- Tip -- Tea -- Way out
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 223 pages
Isbn
9781592408856
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014023302
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881888243
  • (OCoLC)ocn881888243
  • 707135
Label
That's not English : Britishisms, Americanisms, and what our English says about us, Erin Moore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-223)
Contents
Quite -- Middle class -- Moreish -- Mufti -- Gobsmacked -- Trainers -- Sorry -- Toilet -- Cheers -- Knackered -- Brolly -- Bespoke -- Fortnight -- Clever -- Ginger -- Dude -- Partner -- Proper -- OK -- Whinge -- Bloddy -- Scrappy -- Pull -- Shall -- Sir -- Yankee -- Skint -- Crimbo -- Tip -- Tea -- Way out
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 223 pages
Isbn
9781592408856
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014023302
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881888243
  • (OCoLC)ocn881888243
  • 707135

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