Posts by Terry Victor and Antonio Lillo

Antonio Lillo is author and co-author of numerous articles and books, including Transcribing English (Comares, 2009/2012), Words on Words and Dictionaries (UA, 2011), Grammar in Gobbets (2002/2011) and Nuevo diccionario de anglicismos (Gredos, 1997). Terry Victor is co-editor of The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (Routledge, 2005/12); Concise NPDSUE (2007/14); Sex (2008/16); Vice (2008/15); Gestural Slang, chapter in Global English Slang (Routledge, 2014).

Language & Culture

You are not Pete Tong. I am Barry White.

Whilst demonstrating some of the joys of rhyming slang, the authors of A Dictionary of English Rhyming Slangs discuss something you may not have noticed in the title of their book.

Pin It on Pinterest