Shoot the Breeze
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jill Bever
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

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Colloguial English
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Harry Collis
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

Books about Colloguial English
Colloquial English
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Harry Collis
Categories: Americanisms
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher:

Books about Colloquial English
Idiomatic Creativity
Language: en
Pages: 325
Authors: Andreas Langlotz
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This book revisits the theoretical and psycholinguistic controversies centred around the intriguing nature of idioms and proposes a more systematic cognitive-linguistic model of their grammatical status and use. Whenever speakers vary idioms in actual discourse, they open a linguistic window into idiomatic creativity – the complex cognitive processing and representation
The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English: J-Z
Language: en
Pages: 2189
Authors: Dalzell Victor Eds Staff, Eric Partridge
Categories: Americanisms
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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