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Clichés: What they Mean and Where they Came From
Clichés, those trite little phrases that often get a point across quickly and efficiently, have become such a familiar part of the English language and people’s everyday speech. This entertaining book takes an in-depth look at hundreds of these common expressions in their many forms – where they came from, what they mean, how they’ve evolved over time and their prominence in today’s society.
Inside you’ll discover hundreds explored and explained, such as:
- Thinking outside the box
- All hands on deck
- My way or the highway
- To be perfectly honest
- And many others!
Dimensions195 x 130 mm
StatusIn stock for immediate dispatch