The Resource Kel Richards' dictionary of Australian phrase and fable, Kel Richards, (electronic resource)

Kel Richards' dictionary of Australian phrase and fable, Kel Richards, (electronic resource)

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Kel Richards' dictionary of Australian phrase and fable
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Kel Richards' dictionary of Australian phrase and fable
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Kel Richards
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Language
eng
Summary
Covering many unique<U+0151>and sometimes peculiar<U+0151>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 <U+0147>bloody became an all-purpose swear word, why <U+0147>bludger means a lazy person, the origin of <U+0147>stone the crows, and what exactly defines <U+0147>dangle the dunlops, <U+0147>possum knockers, and <U+0147>molly-dooker, among other colorful words and phrases. Entertaining and informative, this offbeat book will expand knowledge and ensure laughs
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423.1
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PE3601.Z5
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non fiction
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Kel Richards' dictionary of Australian phrase and fable, Kel Richards, (electronic resource)
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Kel Richards' dictionary of Australian phrase and fable, Kel Richards, (electronic resource)
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9781742241128
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