Humor & Gifts


9781925418309
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A Very Modern Dictionary: 400 new words, phrases, acronyms and slang to keep your culture game on fleek

Written by Tobias Anthony

  • March 7, 2017
  • Hardcover
  • Humor - General
  • Smith Street Books
  • 4-1/4 x 7
  • $12.95
  • $16.95
  • 978-1-925418-30-9

About This Book

A new dictionary for the modern world!
 
Trouble negotiating the modern world—what with all these newfangled words and phrases? Do you know your bromance from your dudevorce, your turnt from your on fleek? How about bae or doe. Or FOMO, lit AF, tea (not the drink), and dead (not the state of nonbeing)? How about the other meaning of thirsty? And do you know how to throw shade? We get it—communicating in the modern world is hard. Let us be your guide.

About the Author

Tobias Anthony is a writer and academic living in Melbourne, Australia. He is completing a PhD in Creative Writing at the University of Melbourne where he teaches fiction and nonfiction writing as well as screenplay writing. He previously published From Ace to Zowie with Smith Street Books.

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