Queen's English An A to Zed Guide to Distinctively British Words
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Publisher: Reader's Digest Association, Incorporated, The
Binding: Trade Cloth
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.50" tall
From "chips" and "crumbs" to "spending a penny," The Queen's Englishis your indispensable guide to surviving and thriving in the tricky byways of the English language, which has shown many a poor soul the way out for little more than twanging a vowel, splitting an infinitive or, crime of all crimes, saying dinner instead of tea. With The Queen's Englishthere's no need to become "flummoxed" ever again. This must-have A to Z guide uncovers the quintessential meanings behind more than 100 familiar words and phrases of the distinctively British lexicon, including:By hook or by crook (adv. phrase):It is good to find a phrase in common use that goes back as far as this one, and which appears More...
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