Interview with Tom Dalzell

Tom Dalzell, author of the book The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang & Unconventional English, gives a couple of interviews on an slang: one for somethingyoushouldknow.net and an audio interview with Pat Morrison on 89.3 KPCC. Browse his other slang dictionaries on Routledge.com or visit the Slang Blog.

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  • Vice Slang

    1st Edition

    By Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

    Are you a bit of a chairwarmer? Do you use the wins from a country straight to get scudded on snakebite in a blind tiger? Do you ride the waves on puddle or death drop? Vice Slang gently eases you into the language of gambling, drugs and alcohol, providing you with 3,000 words to establish…

    Paperback – 2007-10-30
    Routledge

  • Sex Slang

    1st Edition

    By Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

    Are you a beaver cleaver or the office bike? Would you rather pack fudge or munch carpet? Do you content yourself with paddling the pickle as you’re still a cherry boy? Sex Slang will not only give you 3,000 words to talk about your favourite pastimes, but also open your eyes to practices you didn…

    Paperback – 2007-10-30
    Routledge