NTC's Dictionary of American English Phrases

NTC's Dictionary of American English Phrases

by Richard A. Spears
     
 

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The dictionary contains a comprehensive Phrase-Finder Index, which enables the user to look up any key word in any expression and find the exact locations of that expression in the main body of the dictionary. This unique feature allows the reader to identify and locate partially remembered expressions quickly and easily.  See more details below

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The dictionary contains a comprehensive Phrase-Finder Index, which enables the user to look up any key word in any expression and find the exact locations of that expression in the main body of the dictionary. This unique feature allows the reader to identify and locate partially remembered expressions quickly and easily.

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Contains over 7,000 common English phrases used in daily conversation and writing, including idioms, cliches, phrasal verbs, proverbs, greetings, and good-byes. Each expression is alphabetized under the first word of the phrase. In addition, there is a "phrase-finder" section which allows the reader to look up any key word in a phrase and find a listing of entries using that word. The definitions are complete, supplying usage example sentences. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780844208480
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
09/15/1996
Pages:
559
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.30(d)

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