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by Norman Moss

Author: Norman Moss
Subcategory: Writing Research & Publishing Guides
Language: English
Publisher: NTC Publishing Group,U.S. (January 16, 2001)
Category: Reference
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Norman Moss's lighthearted dictionary of everyday English used in America and Britain is the guide for travelers, business people, and students of English the world over

Norman Moss's lighthearted dictionary of everyday English used in America and Britain is the guide for travelers, business people, and students of English the world over. It is intended primarily to help Britons and Americans understand one another better and communicate with one another more easily.

Explains British and American slang and idiomatic expressions, and includes brief anecdotes about verbal misunderstandings . After 24 years in Britain, followed by 11 in the US, I suppose I don't really need this book any more

Explains British and American slang and idiomatic expressions, and includes brief anecdotes about verbal misunderstandings between Britishers and Americans. After 24 years in Britain, followed by 11 in the US, I suppose I don't really need this book any more. I bought it not that long after I moved to Texas, and it was a welcome companion-it was nice to read in print what I'd just found out the hard way in conversation, and even nicer to be forewarned. Moss has included most, but not all, of the words that frequently baffle one side or the other.

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Explains British and American slang and idiomatic expressions, and includes brief anecdotes about verbal misunderstandings between Britishers and Americans. Norman Moss's lighthearted dictionary of everyday English used in America and Britain is the guide for travelers, business people, and students of English the world over.

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for more effective communication between Americans and Britons. New, updated ed. by Norman Moss. Published 1991 by Passport Books in Lincolnwood, Il. USA.

The Hutchinson British/American Dictionary", Norman Moss (Arrow, 1990, ISBN 0-09-978230-8) "British English, A to Zed", Norman W. Schur (Facts on File, 1987, ISBN 0-8160-1635-6). A British-American dictionary, compiled by Jeremy Smith, jeremy.

Published by NTC/Contemporary Publishing Company (1991). ISBN 10: 0844291161 ISBN 13: 9780844291161.

ISBN 13: 9780844291161. Published by NTC/Contemporary Publishing Company (1991).

Its creation was spurred by the controversy over the perceived permissiveness of the Webster's Third New International Dictionary.

The Pleasures of Deception, Reader's Digest Press (New York, NY), 1977. The Politics of Uranium, Universe Books (New York, NY), 1982. SIDELIGHTS: Norman Moss is a British journalist and freelance writer who has published a number of books on historical subjects, many of which concern military and political issues.