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            Jewish and Muslim Dialects of Moroccan Arabic
             

            Jewish and Muslim Dialects of Moroccan Arabic (Hardback)

            By Heath, Jeffrey

            • RRP: $315.00
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            A comprehensive study of the Jewish and Muslim dialect networks of Morocco in its traditional boundaries, covering 22 Muslim and some 30 Jewish dialects of Moroccan Arabic.

            ISBN 9780700715145
            Released NZ 27 Jun 2002
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series
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            Polari - The Lost Language of Gay Men
             

            Polari - The Lost Language of Gay Men (Hardback)

            By Baker, Paul

            • RRP: $259.00
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            This book examines the ways in which Polari - a secret form of language mainly used by homosexual men - was used in order to construct 'gay identities' in the UK over the past fifty years.

            ISBN 9780415261807
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2002
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Routledge Studies in Linguistics
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            Word from the Mother: Language and African Americans
             

            Word from the Mother: Language and African Americans (Paperback, annotated edition)

            By Smitherman, Geneva

            • RRP: $77.99
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            Presenting an overview of past debates on the speech of the African Americans, this study explores the relationship between language and race, as well as common perceptions of African American Language (AAL). It is for students of African American English, language, culture and s...ociolinguistics, as well as the general reader.
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            ISBN 9780415358767
            Released NZ 7 Feb 2006
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            English in Australia and New Zealand: An Introduction to Its History, Structure and Use
              

            English in Australia and New Zealand: An Introduction to Its History, Structure and Use (Paperback)

            By Burridge, Kate; Mulder, Jean

            • RRP: $107.99
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            This text describes English down under ; its history, structure and use. Using examples of both spoken and written Australian English, it includes pieces from cooking books, magazines, and books about food, health, diet and etiquette.

            ISBN 9780195538137
            Published NZ 1 Feb 1998
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Arabic Historical Dialectology: Linguistic and Sociolinguistic Approaches
             

            Arabic Historical Dialectology: Linguistic and Sociolinguistic Approaches (Hardback)

            Edited by Holes, Clive

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            This book explores the history and evolution of Arabic as a spoken language, from the Arab Conquests of the seventh century up to the present day. Each chapter focuses on a specific region, a wider group of dialects, or a linguistic feature of particular historical interest.

            ISBN 9780198701378
            Released NZ 23 Aug 2018
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics
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            Dirty Sign Language: Everyday Slang from 'What's Up?' to 'F*%# Off'
             

            Dirty Sign Language: Everyday Slang from 'What's Up?' to 'F*%# Off' (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By James T., Van; Allison, O.; Illustrated by Wondolowki, Evan; Edited by Editors of Ulysses Press

            • RRP: $22.99
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            A guide to sign language for any situation. It presents cool things to say for various occasions - shopping, parties, nightclubs, sporting events, and even romance and sex. It includes harsh expressions to tell someone off, sweet signs to entice cuties to go on a date, and even c...asual banter to make friends at work or play.
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            ISBN 9781569757864
            Released NZ 1 May 2011
            Publisher Ulysses Press
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Dirty Everyday Slang
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            Words from the West: A Glossary of Western Australian Terms
             

            Words from the West: A Glossary of Western Australian Terms (Paperback)

            Edited by Brooks, Maureen; Ritchie, Joan

            • RRP: $61.99
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            Compiled by the Australian National Dictionary Centre, this work records the words peculiar to given Australian regional communities.

            ISBN 9780195536287
            Published NZ 27 Jun 1994
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Urban Voices: Accent Studies in the British Isles
             

            Urban Voices: Accent Studies in the British Isles (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Foulkes, Paul; Docherty, Gerard J.

            • RRP: $86.99
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            Accents and dialects are undergoing small variations over time. This work presents one of few surveys of this phonological variation and change in urban accents across Great Britain and Ireland. It provides a description of accent features within one or more urban centres, includ...ing information on social and stylistic variation and ongoing change.
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            ISBN 9780340706084
            Released NZ 1 Oct 1999
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Dialects of Modern German: A Linguistic Survey
             

            The Dialects of Modern German: A Linguistic Survey (Hardback, New edition)

            Edited by Russ, Charles

            • RRP: $353.00
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            Covers the dialects of East and West Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Alsace and Luxembourg. There is a description of the dialect structure of each region, illustrated with phonological, grammatical and lexical examples.

            ISBN 9780415003087
            Released NZ 7 Dec 1989
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Creolization of Language and Culture
             

            Creolization of Language and Culture (Hardback)

            By Chaudenson, Robert; Mufwene, Salikoko S.

            • RRP: $271.00
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            This is an accessible book which makes an important contribution to the study of Pidgin and Creole language varieties, as well as to the development of contemporary European languages outside Europe.

            ISBN 9780415145923
            Released NZ 17 May 2001
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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