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Lonely Planet - Phrasebooks - USA

Lonely Planet - Phrasebooks - USA
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USA Phrasebook
From Tinseltown's glitter to the charm of the South, decode the jargon and discover the culture of the USA. Compare Big Apple speed-speech with the laidback Texan drawl. Identify the multitude of regional and social dialects and influences on the language along the way.

  • Learn to order a splash of red noise in a diner or request your coffee unleaded
  • Understand dialects from SoFlo to Yooper, and hear the echoes of Shakespeare
  • Expand your musical horizons with a comprehensive guide - from rock'n'roll to techno
  • Immerse yourself in the language melting pot - from US Spanish & Asian languages to African-American English & Yiddish
  • Includes Native American languages & Hawaiian

    Product ID: 45357     ISBN-13: 9781864501827     ISBN-10: 1864501820
    Category: Phrase Books
    Supporting language: English
    Platforms/media types: Printed Matter