Euphemism and Dysphemism: Language Used as Shield and Weapon

Euphemism and Dysphemism: Language Used as Shield and Weapon

by Keith Allan
  • List Price: $35.00
  • ISBN-10: 0195066227
  • ISBN-13: 9780195066227
  • Edition: N/A
  • Type: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press

About The Book

We all use euphemisms. We ask for directions to the "ladies room" or convey the news that someone has recently "passed away." In fact, euphemisms have... Read more

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