World Dictionary of Foreign Expressions: A Resource for Readers and Writers

Front Cover
Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Jan 1, 1999 - Reference - 411 pages
0 Reviews
The English language draws from a linguistic melting pot of many ages and cultures. Few can master all of the languages from which English draws proverbial wisdom and bon mots; fortunately for the rest of us, there is now The World Dictionary of Foreign Expressions.

What people are saying - Write a review

World dictionary of foreign expressions: a resource for readers and writers

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Stone follows up his Latin for the Illiterati (LJ 12/96) with this new dictionary, structured around the subtitle's three areas: medicine, law, and religion. Translations are brief and literal. The ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1999)

Sienkewicz is the Minnie Billings Capron Professor of Classics at Monmouth College in Monmouth, Illinois.

Bibliographic information