Dictionary of Wars by George Childs Kohn

By George Childs Kohn

Includes unique summaries of assorted amazing wars all through historical past, spanning greater than 4,000 years. This publication presents details at the international conflicts, civil wars, mutinies, punitive expeditions, undeclared wars, rebellions, and revolutions that experience happened through the international. It offers with army details, and extra.

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British Eglish A to Zed by Norman W. Schur, Eugene H. Ehrlich

By Norman W. Schur, Eugene H. Ehrlich

British English A to Zed provides readers instant entry to an alphabetical directory of both the hundreds of thousands of ''Briticisms'' stated within the normal entries or the correlating ''Americanisms'' that seem through the publication. This up to date variation positive aspects greater than 5,000 entries, together with new phrases, either formal and slang, and phrases from resources as assorted as London companies and Bridget Jones's Diary.

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A Dictionary of Catch Phrases by Eric Partridge

By Eric Partridge

;A Dictionary of capture words ГУМАНИТАРНЫЕ НАУКИ,НАУКА и УЧЕБА Автор: Eric Partridge Название: A Dictionary of seize words Издательство: RoutledgeГод: 2005 Формат: pdf Размер: five Mb Язык: английскийFrequently, seize words aren't, within the grammarians’ experience, words in any respect, yet sentences. seize words, just like the heavily associated proverbial sayings, are self-contained, as, evidently, clichйs are too. capture words are typically extra pointed and ‘human’ than clichйs, even if the previous occasionally come up from, and sometimes they generate, the latter. sometimes, capture words stem from too recognized quotations. capture words usually supply—indeed they are—conversational gambits; frequently, too, they upload a pithy, maybe earthy, remark. except the unavoidable ‘he-she’ and ‘we-you-they’ conveniences, they're immutable. you've perceived that the kinds seize word, Proverbial asserting, recognized Quotations, Clichй, may possibly coexist:they usually are not snobbishly specific, anybody of the other. actually depends at the context, the nuance, the tone. rapidshare zero

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