French Influence in English Phrasing

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Leiden U.P., 1952 - English language - 320 pages
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Contents

A Introduction
1
The Discontinuity in English Phraseonomy
10
The Historical Setting
21
South Africa
29
Some Figures and the Graph
31
Obsolescence of Phrases
34
Texts Examined Discussion of Phrases Conclusions
35
The Extension of the Phrasal Power of Some Words chiefly Prepositions and Verbs
45
B Abbreviations Used
50
Alphabetical List of Phrases with Quotations
53
Chronological List of First Entries
291
E Bibliography
307
F Addenda
320

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