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How the Irish speak English

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Published by Mercier Press in Cork [Ireland] .
Written in

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- Spoken English -- Ireland.,
    • Languages in contact -- Ireland.,
    • Figures of speech.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPadraic O"Farrell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE2403 .O37 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination124 p. ;
      Number of Pages124
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1514597M
      ISBN 10185635055X
      LC Control Number93198878


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