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A dictionary of American idioms, Adam Makkai, M.T. Boatner, J.E. Gates ; revised and thoroughly updated by Adam Makkai

Label
A dictionary of American idioms
Title
A dictionary of American idioms
Statement of responsibility
Adam Makkai, M.T. Boatner, J.E. Gates ; revised and thoroughly updated by Adam Makkai
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • mul
  • eng
Summary
Defines over 8,000 idiomatic words, expressions, regionalisms, and informal English expression, cross-referenced for easy access
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Makkai, Adam
Dewey number
423/.1
Index
no index present
Language note
Preface in Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, and English; text in English
LC call number
  • PE2839
  • PE2839
LC item number
  • .M34 1995
  • .D5 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boatner, Maxine Tull
  • Gates, John Edward
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wörterbuch
  • English language
  • Figures of speech
  • Americanisms
  • Americanisms
  • English language
  • Figures of speech
  • United States
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Phraseologie
  • Idioom
  • Amerikaans
  • Wörterbuch
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • English language
  • Americanisms
  • IDIOMATIC EXPRESSIONS
  • UNITED STATES
  • DICTIONARIES
  • English language
Label
A dictionary of American idioms, Adam Makkai, M.T. Boatner, J.E. Gates ; revised and thoroughly updated by Adam Makkai
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The most useful dictionary of American idioms -- Introduction: What is an idiom? -- How to use this dictionary -- A dictionary of American idioms
Control code
ocm32115869
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xlvii, 455 pages
Isbn
9780812012484
Lccn
94079207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)32115869
Label
A dictionary of American idioms, Adam Makkai, M.T. Boatner, J.E. Gates ; revised and thoroughly updated by Adam Makkai
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The most useful dictionary of American idioms -- Introduction: What is an idiom? -- How to use this dictionary -- A dictionary of American idioms
Control code
ocm32115869
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xlvii, 455 pages
Isbn
9780812012484
Lccn
94079207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)32115869

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