Japanese Street Slang PDF ePub eBook

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Japanese Street Slang free pdf From "ai" ("love") to "zukkyu!" ("heart attack!") "Japanese Street Slang" details the roughest and rawest street language as it's used in Japan today. Here's how the Japanese really speak: the hustlers and high-rollers, the "anime otaku" teens and Tokyo yuppies, the gangsters and their ladies of the night. This is the guide to the kinkiest sex talk, drug slang, criminal lingo, popular text-messaging abbreviations, and more. More than just a guide to gritty and gross-out gab, this book includes witty mini-essays that trace the fascinating origins of many expressions and rollicking example sentences that reveal just how and where they may be heard.

About Peter Constantine

Peter Constantine is the author of "Japan's Sex Trade" and "Japanese Slang Uncensored." He was awarded the PEN Translation Prize for "Six Early Stories" by Thomas Mann and the National Translation Award for "The Undiscovered Chekhov." He has also translated works by Isaac Babel, Machiavelli, Gogol, Tolstoy, and Dostoyevsky.

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Author : Peter Constantine
Publisher : Weatherhill Inc
Data Published : 14 February 2011
ISBN : 1590308484
EAN : 9781590308486
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 224 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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