Cliches: Over 1500 Familiar Phrases Explored and Explained

Cliches: Over 1500 Familiar Phrases Explored and Explained

by Betty Kirkpatrick
     
 

Designed to be both entertaining and a comprehensive reference volume, this dictionary of cliches covers the use and abuse of cliches in conversation, business discussions, advertising, speeches and other situations. Arranged alphabetically, there are over 1200 cliches ranging from sources as disparate as the Bible and Shakespeare, to Monty Python and the latest… See more details below

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Designed to be both entertaining and a comprehensive reference volume, this dictionary of cliches covers the use and abuse of cliches in conversation, business discussions, advertising, speeches and other situations. Arranged alphabetically, there are over 1200 cliches ranging from sources as disparate as the Bible and Shakespeare, to Monty Python and the latest slang.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780747520306
Publisher:
Bloomsbury UK
Publication date:
09/28/1995
Pages:
222

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