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Euphemania : our love affair with euphemisms / Ralph Keyes.

Keyes, Ralph. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Schricker Main Library 423.1 KEY (Text) 30032010524210 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316056564 :
  • ISBN: 0316056561 :
  • Physical Description: p. cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Mincing words -- From bears to bowdlerism -- speaking of sex -- Anatomy class -- Secretions and Excretions -- Under the weather and in the ground -- Comestibles -- Show me the liquidity -- Words of war -- Brave new words -- Why we euphemize.
Subject: English language > Euphemism.

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