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The Resource The aitch factor : adventures in Australian English, Susan Butler

The aitch factor : adventures in Australian English, Susan Butler

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The aitch factor : adventures in Australian English
Title
The aitch factor
Title remainder
adventures in Australian English
Statement of responsibility
Susan Butler
Title variation
  • Adventures in Australian English
  • Haitch factor
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For thirty years, Macquarie Dictionary editor Susan Butler has been in the front row watching Australians alternatively defend, reject, embrace and argue heatedly about every aspect of language usage. She has witnessed crusades against 'youse', ducked the missiles over the phrase 'man boobs', pondered the changing pronunciation of 'Beijing', recorded - controversially - the evolving meaning of 'misogyny' and wondered why on earth we still cling to the grammarian's flourish known as the apostrophe
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10446605
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1948-
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Butler, Susan
Dewey number
420.994
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • English language
  • English language
  • Language and culture
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adventures in Australian English
Label
The aitch factor : adventures in Australian English, Susan Butler
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volume
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text
Control code
000053058770
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 284 pages
Isbn
9781742612614
Label
The aitch factor : adventures in Australian English, Susan Butler
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053058770
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 284 pages
Isbn
9781742612614

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