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Dictionary of Foreign Phrases & Classical Quotations

Hugh P. Jones

Dictionary of Foreign Phrases & Classical Quotations

by Hugh P. Jones

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Published by Tanager Books .
Written in English

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    Open LibraryOL11218893M
    ISBN 100880720174
    ISBN 109780880720175

    Dictionary of foreign phrases and classical quotations, compris idioms, proverbs, maxims, mottoes, technical words and terms, and press allusions from the works of the great writers in Latin, French, Italian, Greek, German, Spanish, Portuguese, alphabetically arranged, with English translations and equivalents. If you are looking for a big book of Latin proverbs and quotations accompanied by ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS, then Riley's book is one that I would highly recommend! It also contains around Greek quotations in an appendix at the end of the book. The Latin is marked with a number of short marks and long marks over any potentially ambiguous vowels 5/5(1).

    Languages Quotes. Quotes tagged as "languages" Showing of “The dictionary is based on the hypothesis -- obviously an unproven one -- that languages are made up of equivalent synonyms.” tags: foreign-language, language, languages. 8 likes. Like. Home Explore The English Language Word Lists Foreign Words And Phrases Now Used In English. Over the centuries the English language has assimilated words and phrases from a variety of other languages. In context, those listed here are often printed in italics. Latin from the beginning. Italian sung without instrumental accompaniment (literally.

      In a world where many foreign words and phrases have become increasingly common in both spoken and written English, this book is almost a clarifies numerous words and phrases from Greek, Latin, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, and Yiddish that are used, and just as often, misused, by English speakers and writers.A few 5/5(5). Language is the breath of God, the dew on a fresh apple, it's the soft rain of dust that falls into a shaft of morning sun when you pull from an old bookshelf a forgotten volume of erotic diaries; language is the faint scent of urine on a pair of boxer shorts, it's a half-remembered childhood birthday party, a creak on the stair, a spluttering.


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Hugh Percy Jones. This unique and authoritative dictionary contains over 1, of the most widely used proverbs in English and uses research from the Oxford English Corpus, the world's largest language databank. This edition has been revised and fully updated and includes numerous entirely new entries.

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