Lederer Richard Books
Books di Lederer Richard con argomento English Language Errors Of Usage Humor
More Anguished English/an Expose of Embarrassing Excruciating, and Egregious Errors in English
edizioni Dell Pub Co collana Dell Pub Co (Paperback)
Another collection of accidental assaults on the English language include such witticisms as "Guests are advised that all fruits served have been washed in water passed by the management." By the author of Get Thee to a Punnery. Reprint.
Thompson Bill (ILT)
edizioni Wyrick & Co collana Wyrick & Co (Paperback) , 2006
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.
The Bride of Anguished English
McLean Jim (ILT)
edizioni Griffin collana Griffin (Paperback)
Fans of Richard Lederer's Anguished English series will cherish this newest installment of the author's latest chronicle of the gifts and gaffes of our oddball language. From headlines to menus, student papers to politicians' speeches, every embarrassing example is true-and wonderfully funny.
edizioni Simon & Schuster collana Simon & Schuster (Paperback) , 1996
Bestselling author Richard Lederer has done it again with this collection of language gems, presented in his signature style - uncut, unpolished, and one hundred percent genuine. Fractured English is the only place you'll encounter this student's complaint: "I pass all my testes. My grade should be hirer," or this...
edizioni St Martins Pr collana St Martins Pr (Paperback) , 2006
After a multi-decade career of stimulating readers to appreciate and laugh at the glories and oddities of our English language, beloved language maven Richard Lederer has collected his very best and most popular pieces in Word Wizard. In this career-capping anthology the reader will find essays that enlighten, inspire,...