By John Bassett Mccleary
Even if you lived during the sixties and seventies or simply want you had, this revised and multiplied variation of the Hippie Dictionary entertains up to it educates.
Cultural and political listings resembling "Age of Aquarius," "Ceasar Chavez," and "Black energy Movement," plus renowned words like "acid flashback," "get a grip," and "are you for real?" will remind you of ways progressive these two decades have been.
Although the hippie period spans twenty years starting with the approval of the contraception capsule in 1960 and finishing with the dying of John Lennon in 1980, it wasn't all approximately intercourse, medications, and rock'n' roll. those have been the early years of pro-ecology and anti-capitalist beliefs-beliefs which are simply as well timed as ever. So chill and journey out at the new entries in addition to the outdated, and detect why a few are dubbing the sixties and seventies "the highbrow renaissance of the 20 th century."
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Step 1. Pay Attention to New Words Pay attention to words and their meanings in your life. When you read or hear words that you don’t know, write them down and then look up their definition. Step 2. Look for Multiple Definitions When you do look up a word, don’t just read the first definition in the dictionary, read all the definitions. This is crucial because wordplay is based on messing around with multiple definitions. The Rapper’s Handbook Wordplay Step 3. Think About Words You Already Know Do this exercise: look around you wherever you are and make a list of the things you see.
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Hippie Dictionary: A Cultural Encyclopedia of the 1960s and 1970s by John Bassett Mccleary