Slang & dialect humour

    Sure, why would ye not?: Two oul fellas put the world to rights

    By Rodney K. Edwards

    Paperback £7.25

    Sure, Why Would Ye Not? is a collection of hilarious conversations between two oul fellas, Bob and Charlie. They'll remind you of growing up, of family life, and of irish country ways. But most of all they will make you laugh out loud and remind you that there is no...

    False Friends: 51 Ways to be Misunderstood

    By Diccon Bewes

    Paperback £11.45

    For German and English speakers, a chef using a preservative is not quite the same as a Chef using a Praservativ. False friends like these are a foreign language's booby traps: words that are similar to ones we know but which have very different meanings.

    Irishology: Slagging, Junior C Football, Wet Rain and everything else we love about Ireland

    By Ronan Moore

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    Taking a humorous, nostalgic approach, Ronan Moore provides witty guide to all things distinctly Irish from weddings to wakes and everything in between that will leave you laughing all the way to the bog.

    How to Speak Emoji

    By Fred Benenson

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    For anyone who doesn't know a smiley from a big red heart, a thumbs-up from a toilet symbol, a poo from two blonde girls dancing - this is the first book that will teach you HOW TO SPEAK EMOJI.

    Schottenfreude

    By Ben Schott

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    Ever thought, 'There should be a German word for that'? Well, now there is.

    Swearing Like A Trooper: Rude Slang of World War Two

    By M. J. Trow

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    How soldiers and civilians alike swore and cursed their way through the second world war, from sexual euphemism to rude songs and insults.

    Lost in Translation: The English language taken hostage at home and abroad

    By Chris Stone

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    Lost in Translation contains 140 wacky, weird and wonderful snapshots of the English language being abused abroad and at home. Whether it's dodgy grammar, bad spellings or just plain old terrible translations, Lost in Translation demonstrates how the English language is treated when it goes on holiday.

    The Politically Incorrect Lexicon

    By Peter Mullen

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    Dirty Italian: Everyday Slang from "What\'s Up?" to "F*%# Off!"

    By Gabrielle Euvino

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    A guide that reveals the contemporary colloquial language Italians actually speak. It presents cool things to say for all casual situations: shopping, parties, nightclubs, sporting events, and even romance and sex.

    Urban Dictionary

    By Aaron Peckham

    Paperback £8.45

    This revised edition of Urban Dictionaryfeatures the latest and greatest definitions ever for the words that define our world.

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