The Dictionary Of Americanisms, Canadianisms, Briticisms and Australianisms is a complete, modern, and comprehensive dictionary featuring a large word list of more than 20000 entries. The purpose of this book is to provide a generous sampling of words and expressions of the various spheres of life in the USA, Great Britain, Australia and Canada during the last centuries. The dictionary also features a collection of slang and colloquial expressions in these four countries in the twentieth century. It has a clear, easy-to-use format and is ideal for students, schools, libraries, tourists and anyone who is interested in varieties of English spoken in major English-speaking countries.Longman. pop out/ make sb. ... parsona#39;s nose/. popout Am., Can. designed so as tobe easily removable for use. popover Am., Can. a light hollow cake made with eggs, milk and flour and ... J.Updike. popskull Am.sl. bootleg whiskey. popsy esp.
|Title||:||Dictionary of Americanisms, Briticisms, Canadianisms and Australianisms|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2010-01-30|