Dictionaries

A Series by David Tuffley and Ray Garfield

Email Etiquette: Netiquette in the Information Age
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 1 · For Writers, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
Email, what would you do without it? But do you know how to use it without annoying people? This short easy guide gives you the simple do's and don'ts. First published in 2000, this guide has been widely praised for its simplicity and ease-of-use. Let it work for you. Also contains a handy reference for commonly used acronyms and emoticons.
Australian Slang: A Dictionary
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 2 · Travel, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Australian slang is richly-textured, often ribald world of understatement, complete with back-handed compliments and laconic humor. This eBook helps visitors to Australia decipher what they hear around them in everyday Australian life. It also gives the causal reader some insight into the often hilarious nature of Australian culture.
Beautiful Words: a Dictionary
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
As English has evolved, words that were once in common usage have slipped out of usage. Some are delightful, others not so much. This eBook blows the dust off over a thousand delightful words, bringing them back to life for a whole new audience. So if you enjoy words for their own sake, or know someone who does, this is the book for you. Makes a great gift.
Battlefield Colloquialisms of World War I (1914-1918)
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Battlefield slang is a colourful glimpse at the lives of British soldiers in 'The Great War'. Despite the horrors of daily life, they injected sardonic humour into everything. This book records for posterity the language of the trenches before it disappears altogether. Includes first hand account of Albert Money of the King’s Royal Rifles Corps who was wounded in action at Aubers Ridge in May 1915
Australian Military Slang: A Dictionary
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,840. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Australian Military Slang is a window into the rank and file culture of the Australian Army and to some extent the Navy and Air Force. It is an honest, confronting and often humorous look into a culture that most civilians never experience. Australian military culture has its origins in the traditions of the British military, but has evolved into its own distinct culture.