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              Thesaurus of Traditional English Metaphors
               

              Thesaurus of Traditional English Metaphors (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Wilkinson, P. R.

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              This fascinating collection of traditional metaphors and figures of speech, groups expressions according to theme. The second edition includes over 1,500 new entries, more information on first known usages, a new introduction and two expanded indexes. It will appeal to those inte...rested in cultural history and the English language.
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              ISBN 9780415863018
              Released NZ 8 May 2013
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Concise Thesaurus of Traditional English Metaphors
               

              Concise Thesaurus of Traditional English Metaphors (Paperback, New title)

              By Wilkinson, P. R.

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              Useful to check the meaning and the origin of an expression or to avoid mixed metaphors, anachronisms and incongruities. This work presents a collection of metaphors, and includes a variety of expressions with figurative meanings, like similes, proverbs, slang and catchphrases. I...t also contains sayings from North America, Australia, and Scotland.
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              ISBN 9780415430845
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2007
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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