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Metaphors dictionary 6,500 comparative phrases, including 800 Shakespearean metaphors

Author: Elyse Sommer; Dorrie Weiss
Publisher: Detroit Visible Ink Press [2001]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A masterful metaphor, like a picture, may be worth a thousand words. By comparing two unlike objects or ideas, it illuminates the similarities between them, accomplishing in a word or phrase what  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elyse Sommer; Dorrie Weiss
ISBN: 1578591376 9781578591374
OCLC Number: 1029249457
Accession No: (DE-599)BSZ278079067 (OCoLC)1029249457
Notes: Literaturverzeichnis Seite 509-525
Mit Author/Speaker Index und Subject Index
Description: XLVI, 612 Seiten
Responsibility: Elyse Sommer with Dorrie Weiss

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"The most comprehensive work of its kind. A valuable addition to reference works on words." - Booklist"Rates a recommendation to lovers of language." - William Safire, The New York Times"A good heavy Read more...

 
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