Dublinese: Know What I Mean?

Dublinese: Know What I Mean?

Author: Bernard Share
€6.95
Having written a book in 2003 about slang and colloquial English in Ireland, Share here explores the various colloquial tongues in Dublin, showing how the city's unique accent, vocabulary, and idiom have been influenced by native culture and centuries of settlement, conquest, and change. Rather than a dictionary, he presents essays on selected features and neighborhoods. Distributed in the US by Dufour Editions. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Book Title Dublinese: Know What I Mean?
Author Bernard Share
Having written a book in 2003 about slang and colloquial English in Ireland, Share here explores the various colloquial tongues in Dublin, showing how the city's unique accent, vocabulary, and idiom have been influenced by native culture and centuries of settlement, conquest, and change. Rather than a dictionary, he presents essays on selected features and neighborhoods. Distributed in the US by Dufour Editions. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)