By Roger Fowler
This e-book, first released in 1987, differs from many different ‘dictionaries of feedback’ in concentrating much less on time-honoured rhetorical phrases and extra on conceptually versatile, strong phrases. every one access comprises now not easily a dictionary definition yet an essay exploring the historical past and whole value of the time period, and its probabilities in severe discourse. This identify is a perfect uncomplicated reference textual content for literature scholars of all degrees.
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