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Pocket Posh Word Power: 120 Words To Make You Sound Intelligent by Wordnik (Editor) (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Adorn your conversations with precise and elegant words such as muliebrity, insouciant, extirpate, and vitiate, all found inside Pocket Posh Word Power: 120 Words to Make You Sound Intelligent.This... read more


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What Shall We Do With The Boo Hoo Baby? (German/English) by Cressida Cowell (More from this author). Added: In the last month

When the boo-hoo baby cries, he certainly does it in style, and Cat, Dog, Cow and Duck are at a loss as to what to do to keep him happy. They try feeding him, bathing him and playing with him but... read more


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Eats Shoots And Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach To Punctuation by Lynne Truss (More from this author). Added: In the last month

"""You don't need to be a grammar nerd to enjoy this one...Who knew grammar could be so much fun?"" -Newsweek We all know the basics of punctuation. Or do we? A look at most neighborhood signage... read more


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Collins Easy Learning French Grammar (Collins Easy Learning) (Collins Easy Learning Dictionaries) by Collins (Publisher) (More from this author). Added: In the last month

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Teach Yourself Beginner's Hindi Script New Edition (TYL) by Rupert Snell (More from this author). Added: In the last month

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Wicked Words (Horrible Histories Special) by Terry Deary (More from this author). Added: In the last month

It's history with the nasty bits left in! Want to know: How to be very rude...without anybody knowing? Some murky Medieval jokes? What to say if someone calls you mundungus, hackum or Jabbernowl? Get... read more


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Easy Peasy Chinese: Mandarin Chinese For Beginners (Reissues Education 2014) by Elinor Greenwood (More from this author). Added: In the last month

Learning Chinese is really difficult, right? Wrong! Follow "Easy Peasy Chinese" and you'll be able to start speaking, writing and understanding this No.1 lingo in no time. Look out for the special... read more


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How The Irish Invented Slang: The Secret Language Of The Crossroads (Counterpunch) by Daniel Cassidy (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

In a series of lively essays, this pioneering book proves that US slang has its strongest wellsprings in nineteenth-century Irish America. "Jazz" and "poker," "sucker" and "scam" all derive from... read more


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Mother Tongue: The English Language by Bill Bryson (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

Who would have thought that a book about the English language would be so entertaining? Certainly not this grammar-allergic reviewer, but The Mother Tongue pulls it off admirably. Bill ... 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 3 months

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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Lost In Translation: Misadventures In English Abroad by Charlie Croker (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

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Nil Desperandum by Eugene Ehrlich (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

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Grammar For Grown-Ups: Everything You Need To Know But Never Learnt In School by Craig Shrives (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

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Lost For Words: The Mangling And Manipulating Of The English Language by John Humphrys (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

From empty cliche to meaningless jargon, dangling participle to sentences without verbs, the English language is reeling. It is under attack from all sides. Politicians dupe us with deliberately... read more


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Her Ladyship's Guide To The Queen's English by Caroline Taggart (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

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Der Urfaust: Goethes Faust In Ursprünglicher Gestalt by Johann Wolfgang Goethe (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

Die in ihren Anfängen bis auf die Straßburger Zeit des jungen Goethe zurückgehenden Szenen des "Urfaust" sind erst vor einem halben Jahrhundert wieder aufgefunden worden, merkwürdig genug: das... read more


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How Mumbo-jumbo Conquered The World: A Short History Of Modern Delusions by Francis Wheen (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

A big bestseller in the UK and right on about the U.S.: Francis Wheen's delightful "assault on all things irrational, inexplicable, dumb-headed and phony" (The Financial Times) What characterizes... read more


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Oxford-Hemus English-Bulgarian Dictionary by M. Klark, H. Stamenov (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

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My Father's Glory And My Mother's Castle (Picador Books) by Marcel Pagnol (More from this author). Added: In the last 3 months

Bathed in the warm clarity of the summer sun in Provence, Marcel Pagnol's childhood memories celebrate a time of rare beauty and delight.Called by Jean Renoir "the leading film artist of his age,"... read more