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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...
By Diccon Bewes
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.
By Ronan Moore
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.
By M. J. Trow
How soldiers and civilians alike swore and cursed their way through the second world war, from sexual euphemism to rude songs and insults.
By Chris Stone
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.
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.