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;A Dictionary of trap words ГУМАНИТАРНЫЕ НАУКИ,НАУКА и УЧЕБА Автор: Eric Partridge Название: A Dictionary of seize words Издательство: RoutledgeГод: 2005 Формат: pdf Размер: five Mb Язык: английскийFrequently, trap words aren't, within the grammarians’ feel, words in any respect, yet sentences. trap words, just like the heavily associated proverbial sayings, are self-contained, as, evidently, clichйs are too. capture words tend to be extra pointed and ‘human’ than clichйs, even supposing the previous occasionally come up from, and sometimes they generate, the latter. sometimes, trap words stem from too well-known quotations. seize words frequently supply—indeed they are—conversational gambits; frequently, too, they upload a pithy, possibly earthy, remark. except the unavoidable ‘he-she’ and ‘we-you-they’ conveniences, they're immutable. you've perceived that the types trap word, Proverbial announcing, well-known Quotations, Clichй, might coexist:they aren't snobbishly unique, anyone of the other. actually depends at the context, the nuance, the tone. rapidshare zero

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;A Dictionary of capture words ГУМАНИТАРНЫЕ НАУКИ,НАУКА и УЧЕБА Автор: Eric Partridge Название: A Dictionary of trap words Издательство: RoutledgeГод: 2005 Формат: pdf Размер: five Mb Язык: английскийFrequently, capture words are usually not, within the grammarians’ experience, words in any respect, yet sentences. trap words, just like the heavily associated proverbial sayings, are self-contained, as, evidently, clichйs are too.

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Or ironic, esp. if ironically self-deprecatory. Dating from c. , I believe, in the drawings and paintings displayed by pavement artists. Cf alone I did it, which is not, of course, synon. , applied to the four-hour watch beginning at midnight. M. Lewis, Ceaseless Vigil, 1970. all on top. p. of the Brit, underworld; dating from c. 1920. The evidence is all—but only—on top; in short, superficial. all over bar (occ. but) the shouting (—it’s). Apperley’s The Life of a Sportsman, 1842—both the Brit, and the US form was (it’s) all over but the shouting, but in late C19–20 it has predominantly been…bar the shouting.

Another clean shirt oughta (ought to) see ya (or you) out. You look as if you might die at any moment: NZ since c. 1930 or a little earlier. g, Gordon Slatter, A Gun in My Hand, 1959. Clumsily humorous rather than callously hardboiled. another county heard from! p.

Alone I did it. As Anthony Burgess pointed out in TLS, 26 Aug. ; yet a latish C19 revival of the Shakespearian tragedy so titled prob. p. course. ; by 1970 almost †, but not yet, 1978, entirely so. : there is also the deliberately illiterate var. alone I done it. Cf. the rather different all my own work. along. See: get along. Alphonse. See: after you. already. See: all right; it’s a living. [although (or though) I say it who (occ, that) shouldn’t, with orig. , var. (al)though I says it as shouldn’t.

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