Lederer Richard Books
Books di Lederer Richard editi da St Martins Pr
The Cunning Linguist
Morice Dave (ILT)
edizioni St Martins Pr collana St Martins Pr (Paperback)
Have some fun with your native tongue! In The Cunning Linguist, renowned language expert Richard Lederer shows us the naughtier side of wordplay, revealing hundreds of hilarious, ingenious, unabashed, and adults-only puns, jokes, limericks, one-liners, and other adventures in sexual humor. This book of "good, clean...
The Revenge of Anguished English
edizioni St Martins Pr collana St Martins Pr (Paperback) , 2007
Richard Lederer has been called Attila the Pun, Conan the Grammarian, and the Viceroy of Verbivores. In The Revenge of Anguished English, Lederer leaves us limp with laughter at how the innocent, the negligent, and the pompous mangle the English language. Lederer loves a good verbal blooper: Unfortunate typos, misplaced...
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,...
Sleeping Dogs Don't Lay
edizioni St Martins Pr collana St Martins Pr (Paperback) , 2001
For years Richard Lederer has entertained fans of the English language with his keen insights, commonsense advice, and witty patter. Now Lederer and Richard Dowis take readers on another journey through our most "wiggy" of languages. How many times have we all heard the word "viable" used in company meetings? The authors...