Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop All Amazon Fashion Summer Savings Up to 25% Off Cloud Drive Photos Learn More Shop now Shop now Shop Fire Shop Kindle Oasis Listen in Prime Shop now Learn more
Customer Review

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Lexicographical japes, 12 July 2012
This review is from: Telling Dildrams and Talking Whiff-Whaff: A Dictionary of Provincialisms (Old House) (Hardcover)
A 19th-century guide to English regional dialect may not sound like the biggest giggle in town, but William Holloway's earnest analysis of the language used by Norfolk yokels and Kentish yobs in 1839 is a total joy. Do you know what a fond-pluff is? A muck-midden-brewart or a snurl? Are you pumple-footed or chitty-faced? A bit of a sump? Or do you just want to play old gut and jerkin? This would make an excellent gift for fans of Call My Bluff and devotees of Scrabble, or just anyone who likes to have fun with words.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No

Be the first person to comment on this review.

[Add comment]
Post a comment
To insert a product link use the format: [[ASIN:ASIN product-title]] (What's this?)
Amazon will display this name with all your submissions, including reviews and discussion posts. (Learn more)
Name:
Badge:
This badge will be assigned to you and will appear along with your name.
There was an error. Please try again.
Please see the full guidelines ">here.

Official Comment

As a representative of this product you can post one Official Comment on this review. It will appear immediately below the review wherever it is displayed.   Learn more
The following name and badge will be shown with this comment:
 (edit name)
After clicking on the Post button you will be asked to create your public name, which will be shown with all your contributions.

Is this your product?

If you are the author, artist, manufacturer or an official representative of this product, you can post an Official Comment on this review. It will appear immediately below the review wherever it is displayed.  Learn more
Otherwise, you can still post a regular comment on this review.

Is this your product?

If you are the author, artist, manufacturer or an official representative of this product, you can post an Official Comment on this review. It will appear immediately below the review wherever it is displayed.   Learn more
 
System timed out

We were unable to verify whether you represent the product. Please try again later, or retry now. Otherwise you can post a regular comment.

Since you previously posted an Official Comment, this comment will appear in the comment section below. You also have the option to edit your Official Comment.   Learn more
The maximum number of Official Comments have been posted. This comment will appear in the comment section below.   Learn more
Prompts for sign-in
  [Cancel]


Review Details

Item

Reviewer


Location: Botswana

Top Reviewer Ranking: 8,934,055