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Title The Routledge dictionary of cultural references in modern French / Michael Mould.
Imprint Milton Park, Abingdon ; N.Y., NY : Routledge, 2011.

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Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 551 pages)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 510-511) and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject French language -- Dictionaries.
Popular culture -- France -- Dictionaries.
France.
Genre Electronic books.
Dictionaries.
Contents Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- 1. Popular Cultural References -- 2. Famous Words -- 3. Figurative Expressions -- 4. Headline Punning -- 5. Literary Allusions -- 6. Historical References -- 7. Mythological and Classical References -- 8. Biblical References -- 9. Who's Who and Nicknames of the Makers and Shakers -- 10. What's What -- 11. Skeletons in Marianne's Cupboard -- 12. Metonyms, Periphrasis and Significant Place Names -- 13. Foreign Words and Expressions -- 14. Acronyms and abbreviations -- 15. Tests -- Solution -- Bibliography -- Annex I Facts and figures about the research sources of the book -- Index.
Summary The Routledge Dictionary of€Cultural References in Modern French reveals the hidden cultural dimension of contemporary French, as used in the press, going beyond the limited and purely lexical approach of the traditional bilingual dictionary.
Other Title Print version: Mould, Michael. Routledge dictionary of cultural references in modern French. 1st ed. Milton Park, Abingdon ; N.Y., NY : Routledge, 2011 9780415597920
Other Title Dictionary of cultural references in modern French