Slang : the people's poetry /

Adams covers this perennially interesting subject in a serious but highly engaging way, illuminating the fundamental question of what is slang and defending slang--and all forms of nonstandard English--as integral parts of the American language. He reveals that slang is used in part to define groups...

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Main Author: Adams, Michael, 1961-
Format: Book
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Online Access:Table of contents only
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