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Susie Dent (born 21 September 1967 in Woking, Surrey) is an English lexicographer, best known as the resident dictionary expert and adjudicator on Channel 4’s long-running game show Countdown. As of January 2009, she is the longest serving member of the current on-screen team, having first appeared on the show in 1992.

Dent was educated at the Marist Convent in Ascot. She subsequently studied Modern Languages at Somerville College, Oxford and German at Princeton University, New Jersey, after which she worked as a language teacher in the United States and for a German publisher before going to work for the Oxford University Press (OUP). She now works as a writer and contributor to discussions of language issues and words in the news: the Language Corner column in the UK MSN Encarta online encyclopedia site is one of these.

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Total Books: 14
Are You Speaking My Language The Secret Words and Habits of 100 Modern Tribes from Taxi-Drivers to Trainspotters Barristers to Baristas Hairdressers to Hell's Angels
How To Talk Like a Local A Complete Guide to English Dialects
2010 - How to Talk Like a Local a Complete Guide to English Dialects (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781905211791
ISBN-10: 1905211791
Genre: Reference
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What Made The Crocodile Cry 101 Questions about the English Language
2009 - What Made the Crocodile Cry 101 Questions About the English Language (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780199574155
ISBN-10: 0199574154
Genre: Reference
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The Language Report 5 English on the move 2000-2007
2007 - The Language Report 5 English on the Move 2000-2007 (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780199233885
ISBN-10: 0199233888
Genre: Reference
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Fanboys and Overdogs The Language Report
2005 - Fanboys and Overdogs the Language Report (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780192806765
ISBN-10: 0192806769
Genre: Reference
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Fanboys and Overdogs The Language Report - Signed Edition
2005 - Fanboys and Overdogs the Language Report - Signed Edition (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780199202904
ISBN-10: 0199202907
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Larpers And Shroomers The Language Report
2004 - Larpers and Shroomers the Language Report (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780198610120
ISBN-10: 0198610122
Genre: Reference
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The Language Report
2003 - The Language Report (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780198608608
ISBN-10: 0198608608
Genre: Reference
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Key Skills Survival Guide Application of Number Level 2
2001 - Key Skills Survival Guide Application of Number Level 2 [Key Skills Survival Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781840855913
ISBN-10: 1840855916
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Key Skills Survival Guide Communication Level 2
2001 - Key Skills Survival Guide Communication Level 2 [Key Skills Survival Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781840855920
ISBN-10: 1840855924
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Key Skills Survival Guide Information Technology Level 2
2001 - Key Skills Survival Guide Information Technology Level 2 [Key Skills Survival Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781840855937
ISBN-10: 1840855932
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Key Skills Survival Guide Communication Level 3
2000 - Key Skills Survival Guide Communication Level 3 [Key Skills Survival Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781840854954
ISBN-10: 1840854952
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Key Skills Survival Guide Information Technology Level 3
2000 - Key Skills Survival Guide Information Technology Level 3 [Key Skills Survival Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781840854961
ISBN-10: 1840854960
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Susie Dent's Words of the Year
Susie Dent's Words of the Year (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780199551996
ISBN-10: 0199551995
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