Dictionary of Civics and Government

Dictionary of Civics and Government

Author: Marjorie Tallman

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781442233973

Category: Political Science

Page: 302

View: 801

A collection of hundreds of words and expressions fully but simply defined, valuable for a clearer understanding of the operation of our national, state and local governments.

Dictionary of Americanisms, Briticisms, Canadianisms and Australianisms

Dictionary of Americanisms, Briticisms, Canadianisms and Australianisms

Author: V.S. Matyushenkov

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781450032469

Category: Reference

Page: 513

View: 315

The Dictionary Of Americanisms, Canadianisms, Briticisms and Australianisms is a complete, modern, and comprehensive dictionary featuring a large word list of more than 20000 entries. The purpose of this book is to provide a generous sampling of words and expressions of the various spheres of life in the USA, Great Britain, Australia and Canada during the last centuries. The dictionary also features a collection of slang and colloquial expressions in these four countries in the twentieth century. It has a clear, easy-to-use format and is ideal for students, schools, libraries, tourists and anyone who is interested in varieties of English spoken in major English-speaking countries.

Dictionary of American Folklore

Dictionary of American Folklore

Author: Marjorie Tallman

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 9781504055062

Category: Social Science

Page: 683

View: 913

Discover the delightful tales, characters, and themes of classic American storytelling in this comprehensive Dictionary of American Folklore. Ever wonder the origins of the fairy tales, myths, and legends passed down from generation to generation throughout America’s long history? From Paul Bunyan to Johnny Appleseed, Marjorie Tallman covers it all in an engaging voice sure to please readers of all ages.