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A Man About a Dog free pdf 'Euphemisms are unpleasant truths wearing diplomatic cologne.'(Quentin Crisp). In his latest book, Nigel Rees, one of Britain's foremost commentators on English, has collected and explained 2467 examples of verbal perfume. Fascinating, lively and endless fun, "A Man About A Dog" is a must for anyone captivated by language and our ability to abuse it. Nigel Rees is one of the best-known language writers and presenters in the UK. His 'Quote, Unquote' radio programme has been running for nearly thirty years and he is a frequent occupier of "Dictionary Corner on Countdown".

About Nigel Rees

Nigel Rees is regarded as one of the world authorities on English usage and is the author of over 50 rereference books. His Radio 4 show, "Quote!Unquote" is one of the longest running quiz shows in the world (since 1974) and his newsletter has a wide and influential circulation.

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Author : Nigel Rees
Publisher : Collins
Data Published : 04 September 2006
ISBN : 0007214537
EAN : 9780007214532
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 432 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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