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Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms (Oxford Paperback Reference) Paperback

ISBN-13: 978-0199543786 ISBN-10: 019954378X Edition: 3rd

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Review from previous edition: "Anyone who is addicted to the richness of the English language or simply intrigued by the origin and meaning of an idiom like teach your grandmother to suck eggs will relish this work" --Library Journal

About the Author

John Ayto is an experienced lexicographer and author of many language titles.

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