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By Linda Flavell Roger H. Flavell | Comments: ( 996 ) | Date: ( Mar 31, 2020 )

In Dictionary of Proverbs and Their Origins, Linda and Roger Flavell trace the origins and histories of over 400 proverbs, detailing the changes of meaning and usage that have occurred throughout each proverb s life and offering literary examples dating back over 2,000 years Entries have been selected because they have a tale to tell and because they are pithily, evenIn Dictionary of Proverbs and Their Origins, Linda and Roger Flavell trace the origins and histories of over 400 proverbs, detailing the changes of meaning and usage that have occurred throughout each proverb s life and offering literary examples dating back over 2,000 years Entries have been selected because they have a tale to tell and because they are pithily, even wittily phrased, offering, as Cervantes put it, short sentences drawn from long experience.


  • Title: Dictionary of Proverbs and Their Origins
  • Author: Linda Flavell Roger H. Flavell
  • ISBN: 9781856265638
  • Page: 180
  • Format: Paperback

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Comments Dictionary of Proverbs and Their Origins

  • Lyssa Medana

    I confess I used it as a 'bathroom book' to dip into as and when as I am not getting much reading time at the moment and it was ideal. It is laid out alphabetically by the subject of proverbs, and beneath each subject is a proverb, its likely origin and earliest date and some examples, often from older books and certainly many books I have not read, but will no doubt try and dip into. I enjoyed it, but probably won't dip into it again. It gives useful information, and is well written and present [...]


  • Bree

    a good insight to the origans of some of our oldest sayings and proverbs, however is limited in the chosen proverbs.


  • Sahir D'souza.

    I like this book very much. Make that love.


  • Norain

    Took a very long time to finish. The only thing I do not like about it is the many parts taken from magazines, newspapers and novels to show how the proverbs are being used. Just annoying.


  • Winifred

    very interesting book. I like to learn how these sayings came about.


  • Mohammad Saifullah

    nice


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