American Spoken Here (1940) - Watch Online. Directed by Basil Wrangell

Genres Short    
IMDb rating
Writers Robert Lopez
Country USA
Language English
Runtime 11 min
Plot An off-screen narrator tells us that English is two languages, standard and slang. We watch several quick conversations spoken entirely in slang. Then, in reenactments of scenes from the past, actors illustrate the origins of some common expressions while the narrator explains them: minding one's P's and Q's, kicking the bucket, pin money, doing a Brodie, and, in a lengthy concluding segment, the derivation of "fink."... search for American Spoken Here on IMDb

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  • American Spoken Here (1940) - IMDb

    Directed by Basil Wrangell. With John Nesbitt. A look at American slang. The origins of a number of familiar expressions are explored, including "mind your Ps and Qs", "kick the bucket", "I don't give a damn" (which started as 'dam'), and "pin money".

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    Overview of AMERICAN SPOKEN HERE, 1940, directed by Basil Wrangell, with Steve Pendleton, Barbara Bedford, Ray Teal, at Turner Classic Movies

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    American Spoken Here Votes: 0. ... 7.0 Runtime: 11 min Director: Basil Wrangell Actors: John Nesbitt, Barbara Bedford, Don Brodie, John Butler Released: 30 Nov 1940. Tweet; Show More Actors Actors. John Nesbitt Narrator; Barbara Bedford Corset Buyer; Don Brodie Fast Talker; John Butler Man on Subway

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