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Core Reference Materials

These materials provide background information and are often a good place to start your search because key concepts and terms are explained and bibliographies are often included. A few examples are:

Bloomsbury dictionary of idioms PE1464 .J37 2009
McGraw-Hill's American idioms dictionary PE2839 .S64 2007
The Oxford dictionary of modern slang PE3721 .O94 2010 (ebook)
Random House word menu PE1680 .G58 1997
The Reader's Digest Oxford wordfinder PE1625 .R42 1993
Webster's New World dictionary of media
and communications
P87.5 .W45 19

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