"Another day, one other dollar," "There's no such factor as a loose lunch," "Better to reside someday as a tiger than 1000 years as a sheep," "There is a couple of strategy to epidermis a cat"--readers will find a wealth of pithy proverbs during this exciting and informative assortment. This special dictionary comprises greater than 1,100 of the main typical proverbs in English, in accordance with learn from the Oxford English Corpus, the world's greatest language databank. This version has been revised and completely up-to-date and comprises many new entries. With increased assurance of international language proverbs at present in use in English and an emphasis on examples of exact utilization, together with the earliest facts of every word, this dictionary is either wide-ranging and thorough. prepared in A-Z layout yet with a precious thematic index, this publication is perfect for searching and ideally fitted for fast reference. locate your outdated favorites or research shiny and urban new expressions to sum up techniques, cross on suggestion, or to make some extent.

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