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Anguished English free pdf This is an amusing anthology of assaults upon the English language, from Wanted Ads to Mixed Metaphors. It includes such Advertisement bloopers as: "For sale: antique desk suitable for lady with thick legs and large drawers"- and, "Wanted: 50 girls for stripping machine operators in factory". "Anguished English" is the ridiculously funny anthology of accidental assaults upon our common language. From bloopers and blunders to Signs of the Times to Mixed-Up Metaphors...from Two-Headed Headlines to Mangling Modifiers...it's a collection that will leave you roaring with delight and laughter.

About Richard Lederer

Richard Lederer is the author of more than 3,000 books and articles about language. Dr. Lederer's syndicated column, "Looking at Language," appears in newspapers and magazines throughout the United States. He has been elected International Punster of the Year and been profiled in magazines as diverse as The New Yorker, People, and the National Enquirer. He is language columnist for The Toastmaster, Pages, and the Farmers' Almanac, and hosts "A Way with Words" on public radio each weekend.

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Author : Richard Lederer
Publisher : Wyrick
Data Published : 25 August 2006
ISBN : 0941711811
EAN : 9780941711814
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 182 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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