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I met lucky people: The Story of the...
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In the Middle Ages, it was believed they had come out of Egypt. And yet their language shares a number of words with Greek, and has its roots in India...
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Including information about English language, culture, history and power, this title traces the way that the English language as twisted and turned in response to the way the world has...
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Idioms are often hilarious, and they provide a wonderful window on how different cultures see the world. Whether you are a linguist or just a lover of words and ...
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A Slap in the Face: Why Insults...
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In A Slap in the Face, William Irvine undertakes a wide-ranging investigation of insults, their history, the role they play in social relationships, and the science behind them.
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Terms of Employment: The Secret Lingo...
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