Chris Roberts – Lost English


Would you receive a char and a wad with a grateful smile? If asked to take a dekko, would you be offended?

And if spotted reading the yellow press, would you be embarrassed?

The meaning of these and many other intriguing phrases are defined, and their loss lamented, in this wonderfully nostalgic look at how language has changed over the past few decades.

Author: Chris Roberts
Narrator: John Telfer
Duration: 4 hours 13 minutes
Released: 10 Feb 2007
Publisher: Audible Studios
Language: English

User Review:

hybrid unscathed

The performance was adequate with a good voice.

The story read like a freshman book report with Spark Notes as the only source.