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Listening to America : an illustrated history of words and phrases from our lively and splendid past / by Stuart Berg Flexner.

New York : Simon and Schuster, [1982] .
ISBN 9780671248956, 0671248952

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Subjects Americanisms.
English language -- Etymology.
English language -- United States -- History.
English language.
United States.
Description 591 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
Notes Includes index.
Also issued online.
Summary An illustrated survey of the origins, evolutions, and meanings of thousands of phrases, and expressions unique to American English adds up to an entertaining, reliable history of modern American idioms and speech.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8588586
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WorldCat Identities Flexner, Stuart Berg.
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