Susie Dent

Susan Francesca Dent (født 19. november 1964),[1][2] er en engelsk leksikograf, etymolog, forfatter og mediepersonlighed. Hun ha optrådt i "Dictionary Corner" på Channel 4 gameshow Countdown siden 1992. Hun medvirker desuden i 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, med komikeren Jimmy Carr som vært.

Susie Dent

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Personlig information
Født 19. november 1964 (57 år) Rediger på Wikidata
Woking, Storbritannien Rediger på Wikidata
Uddannelse og virke
Uddannelses­sted Princeton Universitet,
Somerville College (Oxford) Rediger på Wikidata
Beskæftigelse Sprogforsker, leksikograf, etymologisk, forfatter, tv-personlighed Rediger på Wikidata
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Dent har været Honorary Vice-President for Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading (CIEP) siden 2016.[3]

BibliografiRediger

List of published books[4]
Udgivet Titel Sider Udgiver
November 2003 The Language Report: The Ultimate Record of What We're Saying and How We're Saying It 151 Oxford University Press
November 2004 Larpers and Shroomers: The Language Report 174 Oxford University Press
September 2005 Winning Words 32 Oxford University Press
January 2006 Fanboys and Overdogs 163 Oxford University Press
January 2007 The Like, Language Report for Real 176 Oxford University Press
December 2007 The Language Report: English on the Move 2000–2007 166 Oxford University Press
October 2008 Words of the Year 148 Oxford University Press
November 2008 How to Talk Like a Local: From Cockney to Geordie 256 Random House
October 2009 What Made the Crocodile Cry? 101 Questions About the English Language 159 Oxford University Press
August 2012 Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (Editor) 1568 John Murray Learning
November 2013 Susie Dent's Weird Words 176 Scholastic Non-Fiction
October 2017 Dent's Modern Tribes: The Secret Languages of Britain 336 John Murray
October 2020 Word Perfect: Etymological Entertainment For Every Day of the Year 419 John Murray

ReferencerRediger

  1. ^ "Susie Dent interview". Oxford voices. BBC. 2005. Hentet 27. juli 2013.
  2. ^ "In Dictionary Corner with Countdown's Susie Dent, the 'dominatrix' of words". Radio Times. 8. november 2016.
  3. ^ "Honorary members". www.ciep.uk. Hentet 3. marts 2020.
  4. ^ "Books by Susie Dent - goodreads.com". Hentet 2. april 2018.

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