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The Resource Planet word, J.P. Davidson ; with a foreword by Stephen Fry

Planet word, J.P. Davidson ; with a foreword by Stephen Fry

Label
Planet word
Title
Planet word
Statement of responsibility
J.P. Davidson ; with a foreword by Stephen Fry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What are the ten most offensive swear words in the English language - and why do we love to say them so much? Is politeness just acceptable hypocrisy? Why is Cockney rhyming slang important in the evolution of language? The answers to all this and more are unravelled in this book
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Davidson, J. P
Dewey number
  • 400
  • 400
  • 400
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Language and languages
  • Historical linguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Languages
Label
Planet word, J.P. Davidson ; with a foreword by Stephen Fry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
TV tie-in
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780718157746
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
444 p.
Isbn
9780718157746
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.)
Label
Planet word, J.P. Davidson ; with a foreword by Stephen Fry
Publication
Note
TV tie-in
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780718157746
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
444 p.
Isbn
9780718157746
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.)

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