A dictionary of euphemisms & other doubletalk: being a compilation of linguistic fig leaves and verbal flourishes for artful users of the English Language. Rawson’s Dictionary of Euphemisms and Other Doubletalk will appeal not only to those who use words with care and who care about how they are used by. In his Dictionary of Euphemisms and Other Doubletalk, Hugh Rawson explains, in clear language, what it means when we talk of an unusual occurrence, a crew .
|Published (Last):||14 April 2010|
|PDF File Size:||16.31 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||12.72 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
Rawson’s Dictionary of Euphemisms and Other Doubletalk – Hugh Rawson – Google Books
Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Jonathan added it Dec 29, I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Published January 15th by Castle Books first published June 29th East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.
Return to Book Page. Densmaa marked it as to-read Nov 22, Be the first doubletalo ask a question about Dictionary of Euphemisms and Other Doubletalk.
Being a compilation of linguistic fig leaves and verbal flourishes for artful users of the English language by Hugh Rawson. Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. Would you also like to submit a review for this item?
David doubletlk it really liked it Mar 16, Deniz added it Nov 27, As political correctness becomes increasingly important see recent cases as of Spring of of June Y. Cancel Forgot your password? Home About Help Search. You may have already ddictionary this item.
Big Brother is watchin’ anyway. Dictionaries Terms and phrases Additional Physical Format: Write a customer review. Your request to send this item has been completed. Lists and defines euphemisms and includes many examples of usage. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Being a compilation of eupheimsms fig leaves and verbal flourishes for artful users of the English language. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you.
Dictionary of Euphemisms and Other Doubletalk
MrE2Me rated it really liked it Aug 29, Showing all editions for ‘Rawson’s dictionary of euphemisms and other doubletalk: Marta added it Oct 06, English language — Jargon.
Katy added it Jun 15, Rawson’s dictionary of euphemisms and other doubletalk. Refine Your Search Year.
Arlene rated euphemiisms it was ok Sep 06, Matthew Maunder marked it as to-read Aug 02, English language — Jargon — Dictionaries. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Bryant Crowe marked it as to-read Jan 05, Iira added it Feb 18, Like reading any dictionary, it’s hard to do in one pass. This witty and sardonic guide to euphemisms and other forms of doubletalk includes thousands of euphemsms and phrases that camouflage true meanings.