NTC's Dictionary of Euphemisms

NTC's Dictionary of Euphemisms

Book - 1998
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The expressions we use to avoid taboo subjects are often totally baffling to non-native speakers. Here are more than 2,000 of the most widespread euphemisms, each with a sentence example, in areas such as death, drunkenness, pregnancy, body parts, and body processes, as well as terms and phrases we use to be "politically correct." Includes an index that places euphemisms in various thematic categories.
Publisher: Lincolnwood, Ill. : NTC Pub. Group, c1998.
ISBN: 9780844208435
Branch Call Number: 423/.1/Ber 6173cg 1
Characteristics: vi, 314 p.


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