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21st Century Amer. English Compendium: A Portable Guidebook for Translators, Interpreters, Writers, Editors, & Advanced Language Students (2nd ed.)
Marv Rubinstein. More than just a reference book, containing five dictionaries in one, this Compendium tells the story of American English in an enlightening & entertaining way. It will help you gain a whole new perspective on & a much deeper understanding of the most popular language in today’s world. What are the most common American expressions? What’s the difference between “tabling a motion” in the U.S. & in the U.K.? Can you distinguish between a tortilla & a tostada? If someone calls you a “Philadelphia lawyer,” should you take it as a compliment? These are but a few examples of what this Compendium helps you figure out. Picking up where the common dictionaries leave off, it provides a quick reference to the American language.
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