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It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

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Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

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Title: UMOP 39: Papers in Pragmatics
Edited By: Maria Biezma
Jesse A Harris

This volume contains a collection of papers on formal pragmatics, including
both theoretical and experimental work. The papers cover a variety of
topics representative of current research in the field. Questions, scalar
implicatures, imperatives, epithets, discourse particles and focus are
amongst the topics dealt with in the volume.

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Publication Year: 2009
Publisher: Graduate Linguistic Students' Association, Umass
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Linguistic Field(s): Pragmatics
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1449919502
ISBN-13: 9781449919504
Pages: 152
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