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A dictionary of clichés : with an introductory essay

Author: Eric Partridge
Publisher: London ; Boston : Routledge and Paul, 1978.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Partridge, Eric, 1894-1979.
Dictionary of clichés.
London ; Boston : Routledge and Paul, 1978
(DLC) 78040557
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Partridge
ISBN: 0203379969 9780203379967
OCLC Number: 252733564
Description: 1 online resource (x, 261 pages)
Contents: Book Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface to the 5th edition; Preface; Introduction; A Dictionary of Clichés.
Other Titles: Clichés.
Responsibility: by Eric Partridge.

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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.

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