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  1. Dictionary of Modern Colloquial French

    By E A Lovatt Esq, R. J. H 'erail, E. A. Lovatt

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 5th 1987 by Routledge

  2. A Dictionary of Catch Phrases

    2nd Edition

    By Eric Partridge

    A catch phrase is a well-known, frequently-used phrase or saying that has `caught on' or become popular over along period of time. It is often witty or philosophical and this Dictionary gathers together over 7,000 such phrases....

    Published December 4th 1986 by Routledge

  3. Walker's Rhyming Dictionary of the English Language

    By J. Walker

    First published in 1983. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 3rd 1983 by Routledge

  4. T'ung & Pollard's Colloquial Chinese

    By P.C. T'ung, D.E. Pollard

    Series: Colloquial Series

    T’ung and Pollard’s Colloquial Chinese course is the ideal introductory course for all dedicated learners of Mandarin Chinese. Written by experienced teachers, the course provides a rigorous introduction to the pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar of Mandarin Chinese. By the end of this rewarding...

    Published October 28th 1982 by Routledge

  5. Dutch Dictionary

    Dutch-English, English-Dutch

    By Fernand G. Renier

    This two-way dictionary is ideal for both linguists and learners of Dutch. Translations are accurate and supported by relevant examples. Compact and concise, the dictionary is an invaluable reference source. Entries are supplemented by a section covering aspects of Dutch pronunciation and grammar....

    Published August 26th 1982 by Routledge

  6. English-Greek Dictionary

    A Vocabulary of the Attic Language

    By S. C. Woodhouse

    First published in 1982. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 5th 1982 by Routledge

  7. A Dictionary of Cliches

    By Eric Partridge

    This work is full of things better left unsaid: hackneyed phrases, idioms battered into senselessness, infuriating Gallicisms, once-familiar quotations and tags from the ancient classics. It makes a formidable list, amplified as it is with definitions, sources, and indications of the clichés...

    Published May 10th 1978 by Routledge

  8. You Have a Point There

    A Guide to Punctuation and Its Allies

    By Eric Partridge

    This standard work on punctuation has long been judged the foremost study of the subject. It reveals punctuation to be both an indispensable craft and an invaluable art - a friend, not an enemy....

    Published January 26th 1978 by Routledge

  9. Persian-English Dictionary

    Including Arabic Words and Phrases in Persian Literature

    By F. Steingass

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 29th 1977 by Routledge

  10. A Dictionary of Rhyming Slang

    Edited by Julian Franklyn

    This re-issue of Julian Franklyn's classic dictionary not only defines these expressions but also explains their origin and history. An introductory essay examines the roots and development of rhyming slang. Although many people assume that rhyming slang is exclusively Cockney, Franklyn illustrates...

    Published April 17th 1975 by Routledge