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Forbidden American English Hardcover – 1 May 1990


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Richard A. Spears, Ph.D., is a reference editor and former linguistics professor who has written more than 30 dictionaries, including NTC's American Idioms Dictionary (ISBN: 0-8442-0273-8) and NTC's American English Learner's Dictionary (ISBN: 0-8442-5859-8). --Ce texte fait référence à une édition épuisée ou non disponible de ce titre.

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HASH(0x992e5754) out of 5 stars classic for the coffee table (adults only) 22 May 1998
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An excellent dictionary of all and I do mean all of the dirty words and phrases in the English language. Makes for a good laugh more than anything. Also is an excellent refrence for anyone of another language that is trying to understand American slange.
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HASH(0x999cccb4) out of 5 stars An Slangman Confirms This Book! 5 Oct. 2000
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Dear Readers. If you need to know prohibited words of American English in an intensive pamphlet , this one is Magnificent! Great Guide on terms shows the eagerness of the writer. Have it , Read it ,But never abuse it.
HASH(0x9992ca74) out of 5 stars This is entertaining and enlightening for native speakers as it ... 22 Aug. 2014
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This is entertaining and enlightening for native speakers as it illustrates how callous one can be to offensive language and terms. It is critical for non native speakers to beware of language they hear in the movies and other media.
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Had this book once before, regretted giving it up. Was glad to find it again! Now permanently on the bookshelf!
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It was absolutely what I expected and more.
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