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Professional Book Review: November 2015: The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English

The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English

Editors : Partridge, E., & Dalzell, T.

 

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The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English presents all the slang terms from The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English in a single volume.
This second edition includes a new preface noting slang trends of the last eight years and over 1,000 new entries from the US, UK and Australia, reflecting important developments in language and culture. It features new terms from the language of social networking from a range of digital communities including texting, blogs, Facebook, Twitter and online forums. It also added many entries now revised to include new dating and new glosses, ensuring maximum accuracy of content.
The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English is a spectacular resource infused with humour and learning – it’s rude, it’s delightful, and it’s a prize for anyone with a love of language.

 

References:
The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English. (n.d.). Retrieved November 23, 2015, from https://www.routledge.com/products/9780415527200

 

Partridge, E., & Dalzell, T. (2015). The concise new Partridge dictionary of slang and unconventional English (Second ed.). New York: Routledge.

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