9781742233734

Kel Richards Dictionary of Phrase and Fa

Richards Kel


Format: Paperback
ISBN13: 9781742233734
Published: February 2013

Price: $24.99

This is a new book. Condition: Brand New.

Covering many unique--and sometimes peculiar--Australian slang phrases and words, this lighthearted guide shares the etymological history of almost 1,000 items from Australian-English lingo. The book includes how "bloody" became an all-purpose swear word, why "bludger" means a lazy person, the origin of "stone the crows," and what exactly defines "dangle the dunlops," "possum knockers," and "molly-dooker," among other colorful words and phrases. Entertaining and informative, this offbeat book will expand knowledge and ensure laughs.

Details

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN13: 9781742233734
  • Published: February 2013
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Width: 15.3 mm
  • Height: 2.5 mm
  • Depth: 23.4 mm
  • Publisher: not specified

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