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Shaggy dogs and black sheep : the origins of even more phrases we use every day

Author: Albert Jack
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The English language is crammed with colourful phrases and sayings that we use without thinking every day. This work features stories that come from the traditions of the navy, army and law to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Terms and phrases
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Jack
ISBN: 0141024259 9780141024257
OCLC Number: 70401401
Notes: Originally published: 2005.
Includes index.
Description: xiii, 255 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Albert Jack ; illustrator: Ama Page.

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