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NTC's dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions / Richard A. Spears. [print] by
  • Spears, Richard A [author]
  • NTC Publishing Group
Edition: third edition.
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Lincolnwood (Chicago), Illinois : NTC Pub. Group, [(c)2000
Availability: Items available for reference: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY: Not for loan (1)Call number: PE2846 .S64 2000.

How we talk : American regional English today / Allan Metcalf. [print] by
  • Metcalf, Allan A [author]
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
Material type: Text Text; Format: available online remote; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Boston [Mass. : Houghton Mifflin, (c)2000; (Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, (c)2012)
Availability: Items available for reference: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY: Not for loan (1)Call number: PE2808.8 .M48 2000.

Dewdroppers, waldos, and slackers : a decade-by-decade guide to the vanishing vocabulary of the twentieth century / Rosemarie Ostler. [print] by
  • Ostler, Rosemarie [author]
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, (c)2003
Availability: Items available for reference: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY: Not for loan (1)Call number: PE2838 .O88 2003.

Garner's modern American usage / Bryan A. Garner. [print] by
  • Garner, Bryan A [author]
  • Garner, Bryan A. Dictionary of modern American usage
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, (c)2003
Availability: Items available for reference: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY: Not for loan (1)Call number: PE2827 .G37 2003.

Weasel words : the dictionary of American doublespeak / Paul Wasserman and Don Hausrath. [print] by
  • Wasserman, Paul [author]
  • Hausrath, Don
Series: A capital ideas book
Edition: first edition.
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Sterling, Virginia : Capital Books, (c)2006
Online access:
Availability: Items available for reference: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY: Not for loan (1)Call number: PE2839 .W37 2006.

Whistlin' Dixie : a dictionary of southern expressions / Robert Hendrickson. [print] by
  • Hendrickson, Robert, 1933- [author]
Series: Hendrickson, Robert, Facts on File dictionary of American regional expressions ; v. 1.
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: New York : Facts on File, (c)1993
Availability: Items available for reference: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY: Not for loan (1)Call number: PE2926 .H46 1993.

A dictionary of American English on historical principles, compiled at the University of Chicago under the editorship of Sir William A. Craigie ... and James R. Hulbert. [print] by
  • Craigie, William A. (William Alexander), Sir, 1867-1957 [author]
  • Hulbert, James R. (James Root), 1884-1969
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Chicago, Illinois, University of Chicago Press (c)1938-44
Availability: Items available for reference: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY: on order (4)Call number: PE2835 .C7, ...

The American Heritage dictionary of idioms / Christine Ammer. [print] by
  • Ammer, Christine [author]
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, (c)1997
Availability: Items available for reference: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY: Not for loan (1)Call number: PE2839 .A47 1997.

Functions of American English : communication activities for the classroom : student's book / Leo Jones, C. von Baeyer. [print] by
  • Jones, Leo, 1943- [author]
  • Von Baeyer, C
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, [(c)1983
Availability: Items available for loan: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY (1)Call number: PE1128 .J6 1983 .

Out of the mouths of slaves : African American language and educational malpractice / John Baugh ; foreword by William Labov. [print] by
  • Baugh, John, 1949- [author]
Edition: first edition.
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Austin : University of Texas Press, (c)1999
Availability: Items available for loan: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY (1)Call number: PE3102.N42B39 1999.

Street talk : essential American slang & idioms / by David Burke and David Harrington. [print] by
  • Burke, David, 1956- [author]
  • Harrington, David
Material type: Sound Sound; Format: sound cassette ; Literary form:
Publication details: [Los Angeles : Caslon Books], (c)1998
Availability: Items available for loan: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY (1)Call number: PE3724.B87 1998.

Jazz chants : old and new / Carolyn Graham. [print] by
  • Graham, Carolyn [author]
Material type: Sound Sound; Literary form:
Publication details: New York, New York : Oxford University Press, (c)2001
Availability: Items available for loan: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY (1)Call number: PE1128.G73 2001 .

The Dixie dictionary : an introduction to the Southern language / edited by Thomas W. Howard. [print] by
  • Howard, Thomas W
Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Birmingham, Alabama : Crane Hill Publishers, [(c)2002
Availability: Items available for loan: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY (1)Call number: PE2926.H69 2002.

Governing the tongue : the politics of speech in early New England / Jane Kamensky. [electronic] by
  • Kamensky, Jane [author]
Material type: Text Text; Format: available online remote; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: New York ; London, [England] : Oxford University Press, (c)1997
Availability: Items available for loan: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY (1)Call number: PE.

Spanish loanwords in the English language : a tendency towards hegemony reversal / edited by Felix Rodriguez Gonzalez. [electronic] by
  • Rodriguez Gonzalez, Felix [editor]
Material type: Text Text; Format: available online remote; Literary form: Not fiction
Publication details: Berlin ; New York : Mouton de Gruyter, (c)1996
Availability: Items available for loan: G. ALLEN FLEECE LIBRARY (1)Call number: PE.

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