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Anguished English is the impossibly funny anthology of accidental assaults upon our common language. From bloopers and blunders to Signs of the Times to Mixed-Up Metaphors . . . from Two-Headed Headlines to Mangling Modifiers . . . it's a collection that will leave you roaring with delight and laughter.
Title: Anguished English
Illustrator: Thompson, Bill
Edition: 5th Printing
Publisher: Charleston, S.C., Wyrich & Co.: 1987
ISBN Number: 0941711048
ISBN Number 13: 9780941711043
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Very Good +
Size: 8vo - over 7¾' - 9¾' tall
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Seller ID: 002095
Description: 117 pp. Several full page cartoons. Very clean, minimal wear, no markings. A high school English teacher recounts, with good natured despair, the most notorious language bloopers he has encountered. Subtitle: An Anthology of Accidental Assaults Upon Our Language.
Keywords: English. Language. Colloquialisms. Grammar. Style. Usage. Communication. Metaphor. Malapropisms. Richard Lederer.