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Dictionary of American regional English.

Dictionary of American regional English.

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Published by Belknap Press of Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Dialects -- United States -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrederic G. Cassidy, chief editor.
    ContributionsCassidy, F. G. 1907-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv,1175p. :
    Number of Pages1175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17537043M

    Dictionary of American Regional English. Address: Phone: Email: Last Audit Date: Jun Audit Passed Nov Book Report 1. Book Report 2. Book Report 3. Book Report 4. Book Report 5. Multimedia Report 1. Title Report 1. Title Report 2. Consortium Report 1. Release 5. Mar 23,  · Joan Hall, senior scientist in the Department of English and chief editor of the Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE), reviews index cards containing edited entries to be included in the fifth and final volume of DARE while working in the project’s office in .

    The Dictionary of American Regional English gets ready to close the book on its already year-old project. The Dictionary of American Regional English gets ready to close the book on its already. Interesting article in today's Guardian about the Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE), which is now nearing completion. The dictionary, which the writer Tom Wolfe once called "my favourite reading", began life in under the direction of Frederic Cassidy.

    Jul 15,  · There are over , entries and meanings - more than 16, of them new - in a single A-Z vocabulary illustrated by over 34, written examples and by nearly 4, photographs and drawings in "The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Third Edition."/5. Dip into the Dictionary of American Regional English and enter the rich, endlessly entertaining, ever-changing world of American speech. Learn what a Minnesota grandma is making when she fixes lefse, what a counterman in a Buffalo deli means by kimmelweck or a Hawaiian baker puts into a malassada. Find out what kids on the streets of New York are doing when they play Johnny-on-the-pony or off.


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The Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE) is a multi-volume reference work that documents words, phrases, and pronunciations that vary from one place to another place across the United States.

Feb 22,  · This companion volume to the Dictionary of American Regional English vastly enhances readers' use of the five volumes of DARE text. Those who want to investigate the regional synonyms for a rustic, or a submarine sandwich, or that strip of grass between the sidewalk and the street can search through the five volumes and compare the distributional maps.5/5(6).

Discover the full panoply of American regional words, phrases, and pronunciations with DARE. The digital edition features audio, interactive maps, and insights into the DARE Survey.

The Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE) is a record of American English as spoken in the United States, from its beginnings to the present.

It differs from other dictionaries in that it does not document the standard language used throughout the country. Instead, it contains regional and folk speech, those words, phrases, and Genre: Dictionary, reference work. Sep Dictionary of American regional English. book,  · But there are often significant regional differences, and these are beautifully explicated in the Dictionary of American Regional English, the six-volume study of America’s dialects.

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A Dictionary of American English on Historical Principles (DAE) is a dictionary of terms appearing in English in the United States that was published in four volumes from to by the University of Chicago Press.

Intended to pick up where the Oxford English Dictionary left off, it covers American English words and phrases in use from the first English settlements up to the start of the.

This companion volume to the Dictionary of American Regional English vastly enhances readers' use of the five volumes of DARE text.

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