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Wordplay: Arranged And Deranged Wit

ISBN: 155380452X, 9781553804529
Author/Editor(s): Howard Richler (1948-)
Publisher: Ronsdale Press ( Vancouver )
Published/Copyright Year: 2016
Language: English
Number of pages: 159
Categories:
English Language > Etymology
English Language > History
Wit And Humor
English Language > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00910920
English Language > Etymology > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00911149
Wit And Humor > Fast > (OCoLC)fst01176279

In A Manner Of Speaking: Phrases, Expressions, And Proverbs And How We Use And Misuse Them

ISBN: 1632205203, 9781632205209
Author/Editor(s): Colin H. H. McNairn (1939-)
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing ( New York NY )
Published/Copyright Year: 2015
Language: English
Number of pages: 270
Categories:
English Language > Idioms
English Language > Terms And Phrases
Figures Of Speech
English Language > Etymology
English Language > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00910920
English Language > Etymology > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00911149
English Language > Idioms > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00911297
Figures Of Speech > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00924108

The Vikings In Islay: The Place Of Names In Hebridean Settlement History

ISBN: 1906566623, 9781906566623
Author/Editor(s): Alan Macniven
Publisher: John Donald ( Edinburgh )
Published/Copyright Year: 2015
Language: English
Number of pages: 419
Categories:
Names, Geographical > Scotland > Islay > Etymology
Vikings > Scotland > Islay > History
Islay (Scotland) > History
Names, Geographical > Etymology > Fast > (OCoLC)fst01032414
Vikings > Fast > (OCoLC)fst01166937
Scotland > Islay > Fast > (OCoLC)fst01251887

Founding Grammars: How Early America's War Over Words Shaped Today's Language

ISBN: 1250046122, 9781250046123
Author/Editor(s): Rosemarie Ostler
Publisher: St Martin S Press ( New York N Y )
Published/Copyright Year: 2015
Language: English
LCCN: 2015007263
Number of pages: 309
Categories:
English Language > Grammar > History
English Language > Lexicology, Historical
English Language > Etymology
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Grammar & Punctuation > Bisacsh
HISTORY / United States / 19th Century > Bisacsh

Modernism Keywords

ISBN: 1405186550, 9781405186551
Author/Editor(s): Melba Cuddy-Keane; Adam Hammond; Alexandra Peat (1976-)
Publisher: Wiley ( Chichester )
Published/Copyright Year: 2014
Language: English
LCCN: 013038470
Series: Keywords In Literature And Culture (KILC)
Number of pages: 266
Categories:
LITERARY CRITICISM / American / General / Bisacsh
English Language > Etymology
English Language > Glossaries, Vocabularies, Etc
Modernism (Literature)
Social Structure > Terminology
Culture > Terminology
Sociolinguistics
Vocabulary

How To Speak Brit: The Quintessential Guide To The King's English, Cockney Slang, And Other Flummoxing British Phrases

ISBN: 1592408982, 9781592408986
Author/Editor(s): C. J Moore
Publisher: Gotham Books ( New York )
Published/Copyright Year: 2014
Language: English
LCCN: 2014020507
Number of pages: 119
Categories:
English Language > Great Britain > Terms And Phrases > Dictionaries
English Language > Dialects > Great Britain
English Language > Great Britain > Usage
English Language > Great Britain > Dictionaries
Great Britain > Civilization > Dictionaries
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General > Bisacsh
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Semantics > Bisacsh
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Etymology > Bisacsh

Latin For Bird Lovers: Over 3,000 Bird Names Explored And Explained

ISBN: 1604695463, 9781604695465
Author/Editor(s): Roger J. Lederer; Carol Burr
Publisher: Timber Press ( London )
Published/Copyright Year: 2014
Language: English
Number of pages: 223
Categories:
Birds > Nomenclature
Latin Language > Etymology
Latin Language > Glossaries, Vocabularies, Etc
Ornithologists
Bird Watchers
Birds > Behavior
Birds > Nomenclature (Popular) > English

Etymology And The Invention Of English In Early Modern Literature

ISBN: 1107041767, 9781107041769
Author/Editor(s): Hannah Jane Crawforth (1980-)
Publisher: Cambridge University Press ( New York )
Published/Copyright Year: 2013
Language: English
LCCN: 2013018455
Number of pages: 218
Categories:
English Literature > Early Modern, 1500-1700 > History And Criticism
English Language > Early Modern, 1500-1700 > Etymology
Poetics
Spenser, Edmund, > 1552-1599 > Gnd
Donne, John, > 1572-1631 > Gnd
Milton, John, > 1608-1674 > Gnd
Jonson, Ben, > 1573-1637 > Gnd