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A man of my words : reflections on the English language

Author: Richard Lederer
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of essays celebrates the joys and curiosities of regional dialects, puns, slang, the art of teaching, and the author's visits to classrooms within and outside of the United States.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Lederer
ISBN: 9780965059749 096505974X 0312317859 9780312317850
OCLC Number: 53306757
Description: 288 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: A celebration of English --
This American language --
Getting the word out --
The collide-o-scope of language --
The romance of words --
It's punderful life --
" ... and gladly teach" --
The glamour of grammar.
Responsibility: Richard Lederer.
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A collection of essays celebrates the joys and curiosities of regional dialects, puns, slang, the art of teaching, and the author's visits to classrooms within and outside of the United States.

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