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The Oxford Dictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases (Oxford Paperback Reference)

by Jennifer Speake

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages523
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Open LibraryOL7401567M
ISBN 100198610513
ISBN 109780198610519

Oxford English and Spanish Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Spanish to English Translator Foreign Words And Phrases Now Used In English. Over the centuries the English language has assimilated words and phrases from a variety of other languages. In context, those listed here are often printed in . The Oxford Dictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases. Download NOW! Author betrayal, gossip, love, and money. A Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases will be an entertaining and instructive source of information for word lovers of all varieties, from the crossword aficionado to speech-writers, historians, literature buffs, the savvy general.

With 6, detailed entries from aa to zut, this dictionary is the authoritative guide to foreign words and phrases used in contemporary British and American English. Drawn from over 40 languages, entries provide details of the history of each word or phrase, including language of origin, spelling variants, pronunciation, and its sense and use. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK The Oxford dictionary of foreign words and phrases Item Preview remove-circle The Oxford dictionary of foreign words and phrases by Speake, Jennifer. Publication date Topics English language.

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