A Dictionary of Cliches

A Dictionary of Cliches

By: Eric Partridge (author)Paperback

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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.

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  • publication date: 10/05/1978
  • ISBN13: 9780415065559
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9780415065559
  • weight: 272
  • ISBN10: 0415065550

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