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Dictionary of foreign phrases and abbreviations

Author: Kevin Guinagh
Publisher: New York : H.W. Wilson Co., 1983.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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The third edition of this standard reference book lists in one alphabetical sequence foreign phrases, proverbs, maxims and abbreviations frequently used in written and spoken English. An index of phrases by language follows the main alphabetical list. The completely revised and updated third edition has been enlarged by the addition of pronunciation guides, by more than 500 new entries, and by the inclusion of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionary
Electronic books
Electronic reference sources
Sources
Dictionaries
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Dictionary of foreign phrases and abbreviations.
New York : H.W. Wilson Co., 1983
(DLC) 82008486
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Guinagh
ISBN: 9781849721141 1849721149
OCLC Number: 256529622
Notes: Includes graphical cross-reference mapper.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 261 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: translated and compiled by Kevin Guinagh.

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The third edition of this standard reference book lists in one alphabetical sequence foreign phrases, proverbs, maxims and abbreviations frequently used in written and spoken English. An index of phrases by language follows the main alphabetical list. The completely revised and updated third edition has been enlarged by the addition of pronunciation guides, by more than 500 new entries, and by the inclusion of sources of many expressions. For those who wish to know the meaning of cum laude, the correct pronunciation of curriculum vitae, or who said Apràs moi le déluge, this is the ideal reference source.

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