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The Resource Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley, Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov

Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley, Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov

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Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley
Title
Speaking freely
Title remainder
a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley
Statement of responsibility
Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores "the origin and history of many of our most delightful words ... [and] the changing cultural conditions that produced them. With chapters on Americanisms, cyberspace, advertising, fighting words, fitness, geography, economics, sex, crime, gender, generation gaps, and many other subjects."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
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Flexner, Stuart Berg
Dewey number
427/.973
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE2846
LC item number
.S59 1997
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
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  • Flexner, Stuart Berg
  • Flexner, Stuart Berg
  • Soukhanov, Anne H.
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Americanisms
Label
Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley, Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on Stuart Berg Flexner's I hear America talking and Listening to America
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
vii, 472 p.
Isbn
9780195106923
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97015369
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABO-3248
Label
Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley, Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov
Publication
Note
Based on Stuart Berg Flexner's I hear America talking and Listening to America
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
vii, 472 p.
Isbn
9780195106923
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97015369
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABO-3248

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