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It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

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Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

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Title: Indeterminacy in Terminology and LSP
Subtitle: Studies in honour of Heribert Picht
Edited By: Bassey Edem Antia
Series Title: Terminology and Lexicography Research and Practice 8

With chapters by leading scholars drawn from eleven countries, this book
contributes to the benchmarking of indeterminacy scholarship in LSP studies
and is a fitting tribute to its dedicatee, Professor Heribert Picht who,
even in retirement, remains a constant presence in LSP and terminology
studies. The book should be of interest to scholars of the aforementioned

Publication Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9027223327
ISBN-13: 9789027223326
Pages: 258
Prices: U.S. $ 134