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Rhyming Dictionary by Benjamin Zephaniah (Preface) (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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Japanese Phrasebook by Collins (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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Eats, Shoots And Leaves by Lynne Truss (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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Biedermann Und Die Brandstifter by Max Frisch (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Includes the full German text, accompanied by German-English vocabulary. Notes and a detailed introduction in English put the work in its social and historical context.


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The Meaning Of Tingo by Adam Jacot De Boinod (More from this author). Added: In the last week

What began as a fortuitous discovery, when BBC researcher Adam Jacot de Boinod noticed that an Albanian dictionary contained 27 different words each for eyebrows and mustache, has become, after his... read more


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Spartan by Valerio Massimo Manfredi (More from this author). Added: In the last month

These eyes...he'd seen them before, staring at him, but he didn't remember where, or when. He remembered, without knowing why. In this epic story filled with passion, courage, and adventure, the... read more


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Listen To Your Child: A Parent's Guide To Children's Language (Penguin Health Books) by David Crystal (More from this author). Added: In the last month

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Filthy English: The How, Why, When And What Of Everyday Swearing by Peter Silverton (More from this author). Added: In the last month

When the Sex Pistols swore live on tea-time telly in 1976, there was outrage across Britain. Headlines screamed. Christians marched. TVs were kicked in. Thirty years on, all those words are... read more


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Le Dernier Jour D'un Condamné by Victor Hugo (More from this author). Added: In the last month

Victor Hugo rencontre plusieurs fois le spectacle de la guillotine et s’indigne de ce que la société se permet de faire de sang-froid ce qu’elle reproche à l’accusé d’avoir fait. C’est au lendemain... read more


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Mondegreens: A Book Of Mishearings by Jacquie Wines (More from this author). Added: In the last month

A mondegreen is a word or phrase which, when spoken or sung, is misheard as another word or phrase, often resulting in a hilarious outcome. Most people have heard of the famous mondegreen, 'send... read more


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Drama Techniques Lang Teaching (English Language Learning: Reading Scheme) by Alan Maley, Alan Duff (More from this author). Added: In the last month

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Beyond Words: How Language Reveals The Way We Live Now by John Humphrys (More from this author). Added: In the last month

From the huge response to "Lost for Words", it's clear that many of us share John's strong feelings about the use and misuse of the English language. Not because we want to split hairs (or... read more


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Spilling The Beans On The Cat's Pyjamas: Popular Expressions - What They Mean And Where We Got Them by Judy Parkinson (More from this author). Added: In the last month

How on earth did 'with bells on' come to express enthusiasm? Why is good health compared to a small stringed instrument? And what do pickles have to do with quandaries? This work provides us with the... read more


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The Rough Guide To European Languages (A Dictionary Phrasebook) by Lexus (More from this author). Added: In the last month

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Never Hit A Jellyfish With A Spade: How To Survive Life's Smaller Challenges by Guy Browning (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

How should an atheist respond to a sneeze? In an argument, how do you kick ass when you don't have a leg to stand on? After years of exploring the small pockets in life's backpack in his celebrated... read more


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Spanish Phrase Book (Berlitz Phrasebooks) by Berlitz Guides (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

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Essential French For Kids (AA Essential Phrase Book) by Gaafar (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

For 9 to 12 year olds and with the emphasis on fun, this phrase book is a useful companion for holidays, school trips or exchanges. It covers making friends, joining in games, ordering food, looking... read more


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Rediscover Grammar by Prof David Crystal (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

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Colloquial Russian (Colloquial Series) by Svetlana Le Fleming, et al (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

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From Hue And Cry To Humble Pie (Reference) by Judy Parkinson (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

This works takes a look at the origins of the more colourful sayings of the English language. Explanations are offered for unusual and curious sayings such as "my old Dutch" and "the kiss of death".