A tongue-in-cheek dictionary of Southern words and phrases offers an hilarious spoof of the Southern accent.
ISBN10 : 0307567737 , ISBN13 : 9780307567734
Page Number : 64
ISBN10 : 9780553273922 , ISBN13 : 0553273922
Page Number : 64
They're called colloquialisms, idioms, of just good old fashioned, home-grown country sayings steeped in humor and home-spun common sense. These parlances might not fit the modern hoity toity rhetoric
ISBN10 : 0740785672 , ISBN13 : 9780740785672
Page Number : 216
Tao Te Ching, also commonly known as Lao Tzu, is one of the most important Chinese classics and has had great influence on Chinese thought. It is regarded as the bible of Taoism and is by far the most
ISBN10 : 9781853264719 , ISBN13 : 1853264717
Page Number : 112
These essays take a close look at American humor from revolutionary times to the present, focusing in particular on the neglected trends of the past fifty years.
ISBN10 : 0195050541 , ISBN13 : 9780195050547
Page Number : 161
This guide to the special words and phrases of rural New England speech is funny and frequently outrageous. Through words and pictures it is also a genuine reflection of the colorful lifestyle of the
ISBN10 : 9780945980070 , ISBN13 : 0945980078
Page Number : 58
An exploration of the history and culture of the South includes alphabetical entries on the architecture, art, ecology, folklore, food, religion, and recreation of the region.
ISBN10 : 9780313327346 , ISBN13 : 0313327343
Page Number : 532
Translation studies and humour studies are disciplines that have been long-established but seldom looked at in conjunction. This volume uses literature as the common ground and examines issues of tran
ISBN10 : 1441105778 , ISBN13 : 9781441105776
Page Number : 256
Those who enjoy speaking Southern, or wish they could, will delight in hundreds of regional delights like "abode" (a wooden board), "acknowledge the corn" (to confess), and "pully bone" (wishbone). In
ISBN10 : 9781575872834 , ISBN13 : 1575872838
Page Number : 143
A lively and accessible introduction to world Englishes, setting a range of global varieties in their historical and social contexts.
ISBN10 : 0521888468 , ISBN13 : 9780521888462
Page Number : 280