A Dictionary of Cliches (Hardback)Eric Partridge (author)
Hardback 272 Pages / Published: 31/01/2017
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This work is full of things better left unsaid: hackneyed phrases, idioms battered into senselessness, infuriating Gallicisms, once-familiar quotations and tags from the ancient classics. It makes a formidable list, amplified as it is with definitions, sources, and indications of the cliches, venerability in every case.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 500 g
Dimensions: 184 x 127 mm
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