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Dictionary of Idioms and Their Origins Paperback – 2 Mar 2006

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  • Paperback: 216 pages
  • Publisher: Kyle Cathie; Revised edition edition (2 Mar. 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1856266648
  • ISBN-13: 978-1856266642
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 2.5 x 20.1 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 42 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 112,922 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Linda and Roger Flavell have been studying the oddities of English for over 25 years. Linda has a degree in modern languages and subsequent qualifications in secondary and primary teaching. Roger has many years of experience working for London University's Institute of Education, concerned latterly with education and international development, and with online education. He is now an educational consultant. Linda and Roger Flavell's other books for Kyle Cathie are A Dictionary of English Down the Ages, Dictionary of Word Origins and Dictionary of Proverbs.


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