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Adventures With Nicholas - The Five Crayons - French - Includes CD - Read and Learn French With Nicholas, Berlitz Kids
1 Berlitz Kids Adventures With Nicholas - The Five Crayons - French - Includes CD - Read and Learn French With Nicholas
Berlitz 243319 Great Britain 2003 2831565359 / 9782831565354 Softcover Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket Chris L. Demarest 64 pages. Illustrated in colour. Illustrator: Chris L. Demarest. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 2831565359. ISBN/EAN: 9782831565354. Inventory No: 243319. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
 
The Language Gap, Clifford Wilson & Donald McKeon
2 Clifford Wilson & Donald McKeon The Language Gap
Zondervan Publishing House 235640 USA 1984 0310357713 / 9780310357711 Softcover Good Condition 208 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0310357713. ISBN/EAN: 9780310357711. Inventory No: 235640. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 14.94 AUD
 
 
The Penguin Dictionary of English Idioms, Daphne M. Gulland & David Hinds-Howell
3 Daphne M. Gulland & David Hinds-Howell The Penguin Dictionary of English Idioms
Penguin Books 242190 Great Britain 1986 Second Edition Softcover Very Good Condition 305 pages. Light foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Reference; Reference; Language. Inventory No: 242190. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
The Book of Slang, Dennis Anderson
4 Dennis Anderson The Book of Slang
Jonathan David Publishers 028490 New York, USA 1975 First Edition 0824601916 Hardcover Good Good 178 pages. Light foxing to outer pages & edges. Navy board cover. Dust jacket scuffed, ring marks, rubbed on edges with several small open & closed tears - now protected by new plastic covering. Previous owners name to top of title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Reference::Dictionary. Inventory No: 028490. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
I Never Metaphor I Didn't Like: A Comprehensive Compilation of History's Greatest Analogies, Metaphors and Similes, Dr Mardy Grothe
5 Dr Mardy Grothe I Never Metaphor I Didn't Like: A Comprehensive Compilation of History's Greatest Analogies, Metaphors and Similes
Harper 240727 USA 2008 0061358134 / 9780061358135 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine The murals in restaurants are on a par with the food in museums. America is an enormous frosted cupcake in the middle of millions of starving people. Critics are like pigs at the pastry cart. Describing something by relating it to another thing is the essence of metaphorical thought. It is one of the oldest activities of humankind-and one of the most impressive when done skillfully. Throughout history, many masters of metaphor have crafted observations that are so spectacular they have taken up a permanent residence in our minds. In I Never Metaphor I Didn't Like, quotation maven Dr. Mardy Grothe fixes his attention on the three superstars of figurative language-analogies, metaphors, and similes. The result is an extraordinary compilation of nearly 2,000 feats of association that will entertain, educate, and occasionally inspire quotation lovers everywhere. In this intellectual smorgasbord, the author of Oxymoronica and Viva la Repartee explains figurative language in a refreshingly down-to-earth way before taking readers on a tour of history's greatest word pictures. In chapters on wit, love, sex, stage and screen, insults, politics, sports, and more, you will find quotations from Aristotle and Maya Angelou to George Washington and Oprah Winfrey. 220 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Writing. ISBN/EAN: 9780061358135. Inventory No: 240727. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Usage and Abusage: A Guide to Good English, Eric Partridge [Revised by Janet Whitecut]
6 Eric Partridge [Revised by Janet Whitecut] Usage and Abusage: A Guide to Good English
Penguin Books 242191 Great Britain 1995 Third Edition Softcover Very Good Condition 400 pages. Light foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Reference; Reference; Language. Inventory No: 242191. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Beginner's Dutch Grammar, Gerdi Quist and Dennis Strik
7 Gerdi Quist and Dennis Strik Beginner's Dutch Grammar
Hodder & Stoughton 236666 Great Britain 2000 0340775483 / 9780340775486 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 228 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0340775483. ISBN/EAN: 9780340775486. Inventory No: 236666. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 15.44 AUD
 
 
Lost for Words: Australia's Lost Language in Words and Stories, Hugh Lunn
8 Hugh Lunn Lost for Words: Australia's Lost Language in Words and Stories
ABC Books 239743 Australia 2006 Reprint 0733317596 / 9780733317590 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition Strike a light! things are crook in tallarook! Hugh Lunn has been collecting old words and phrases that are no longer a part of our everyday language, and has brought them together in a book in a totally unique, informative and humorous way. Divided into themes (such as Mother's advice, things about the house, Argy bargy, trouble at work) words and phrases are placed into context in mini-stories that will have you chuckling and remembering a time when these sayings were a rich part of your life. 347 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Australian. ISBN/EAN: 9780733317590. Inventory No: 239743. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 28.00 AUD
 
 
How To Speak French In Three Months Without A Master, Hugo's Simplified System
9 Hugo's Simplified System How To Speak French In Three Months Without A Master
Hugo's Language Institute 236737 London 1950 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Good Condition No Dust Jacket Simplified - An essay and rapid self instructor 200 pages. Previous owners name to top of title page. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Foreign Language::French. Inventory No: 236737. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Our Living Language: A Guide to English Grammar, J.H.G.Grattan, P Gurrey
10 J.H.G.Grattan, P Gurrey Our Living Language: A Guide to English Grammar
Thomas Nelson 239878 London 1946 Reprint Hardcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 323 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 239878. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Pascal Stage 4: English Workbook 2, Janet McCarthy
11 Janet McCarthy Pascal Stage 4: English Workbook 2
Pascal Press 227876 NSW, Australia 2004 1741251044 / 9781741251043 Soft Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 202 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Education; Education; Language. ISBN: 1741251044. ISBN/EAN: 9781741251043. Inventory No: 227876. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 22.90 AUD
 
 
What's in a Word?, John Kahn
12 John Kahn What's in a Word?
Reader's Digest 164256 London, England 1987 Soft Cover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 64 pages. Minor foxing to inner covers and first and last pages. Copy is neat. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 164256. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Bad Language, Lars-Gunnar Andersson and Peter Trudgill
13 Lars-Gunnar Andersson and Peter Trudgill Bad Language
Penguin Books 230820 Great Britain 1992 0140125086 / 9780140125085 Softcover Good Condition The title of this book is intended ironically. The main thrust of this book is to argue that one should think twice before condemning particular forms of language or linguistic usages. Written by linguists, it takes the linguist's objective view but is written in non-technical language so that it can be accessible and entertaining to a large audience. Topics covered include swearing, slang, dialects, accents and jargon. 202 pages. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0140125086. ISBN/EAN: 9780140125085. Inventory No: 230820. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Poetry Speaking for Children Part 1 The Beginnings, Marjorie Gullan and Percival Gurrey
14 Marjorie Gullan and Percival Gurrey Poetry Speaking for Children Part 1 The Beginnings
Methuen & Co Ltd 008943 London 1953 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket 75 pages. Blue boards. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Poetry; Poetry; Language. Inventory No: 008943. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Bloomsbury Good Word Guide, Martin H. Manser [editor]
15 Martin H. Manser [editor] Bloomsbury Good Word Guide
Bloomsbury 235525 Great Britain 1988 0747503702 / 9780747503705 Softcover Good Condition A guide to punctuation, pronunciation, spelling and grammar plus jargon and buzz words - showing when and how to use them. Over 1500 entries are listed alphabetically with extensive cross-referencing. The entries appear on two distinct levels - concise answer and more detailed explanation. 271 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0747503702. ISBN/EAN: 9780747503705. Inventory No: 235525. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
The Penguin Writer's manual, Martin Manser and Stephen Curtis
16 Martin Manser and Stephen Curtis The Penguin Writer's manual
Penguin Books 242194 Great Britain 2002 Softcover Very Good Condition 342 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Reference; Reference; Language. Inventory No: 242194. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Correct Punctuation and Effective Sentence Construction [Foulsham's Cloth-Bound Pocket Library], Max Crombie
17 Max Crombie Correct Punctuation and Effective Sentence Construction [Foulsham's Cloth-Bound Pocket Library]
W. Foulsham & Co Ltd 235141 London Hardcover Fair Condition Small Octavo Green boards marked, bumped at corners and rubbed at edges. Size: Small Octavo. 124 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 235141. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Radical Reflections - Passionate Opinions On Teaching, Learning and Living, Mem Fox
18 Mem Fox Radical Reflections - Passionate Opinions On Teaching, Learning and Living
Harvest / Harcourt Brace & Co 224894 USA 1993 015607947X / 9780156079471 Softcover Very Good Condition 169 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language; Books for Writers; Writing. ISBN: 015607947X. ISBN/EAN: 9780156079471. Inventory No: 224894. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 15.44 AUD
 
 
Word Play - What happens When People Talk, Peter Farb
19 Peter Farb Word Play - What happens When People Talk
Coronet 238966 Great Britain 1977 0340219866 / 9780340219867 Softcover Good Condition 332 pages. Age tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0340219866. ISBN/EAN: 9780340219867. Inventory No: 238966. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
That Takes The Cake, R. Brasch
20 R. Brasch That Takes The Cake
Angus & Robertson 240829 Australia 1995 Reprint 0207185638 / 9780207185632 Softcover Very Good Condition 294 pages. Light tanning to page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0207185638. ISBN/EAN: 9780207185632. Inventory No: 240829. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 17.00 AUD
 
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