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The Oxford essential dictionary of foreign terms in English / Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur

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Author
Speake, Jennifer, compiler.
Publication Info.
[Oxford] : Oxford University Press, 2002.

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Summary
This comprehensive reference includes detailed information on the spelling, history, and usage of thousands of foreign words and phrases used by English speakers. There are words from more than forty languages, including Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, Latin, Portuguese, Spanish, and Yiddish. Terms from cooking, fashion, and music jostle with others from fine arts, history, law, politics, business, and travel in this great reference to words from around the globe.
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Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on November 7, 2013).
Subject
English language -- Foreign words and phrases -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Added Author
LaFlaur, Mark, compiler.
Added Title
Foreign terms in English
ISBN
9780199891573 (ebook) : No price