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A dictionary of foreign words and phrases

Published by Robert Hale in London .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Preface
Pronunciation Guide
Foreign words and phrases A to Z
Special categories : Roman beginnings
Classical Phobias
A Sanskrit sampler
French ballet Terminology
Italian musical terms
Fearless leaders
Yiddish losers
Conventional wisdom
Toasts
Common abbreviations of foreign terms
Common phrases
Bibliography
Index of foreign words and phrases
Subject index.
Definitions of : Achtung
Billet doux
Chutzpah
Decolletage
Eureka!
Fiasco
Glasnost
Haiku
Innamorato
Jeu d'esprit
Kismet
Lebensraum
Manana
Nemesis
Outre
Paparazzi
Quid pro quo
Raison d'etre
Shalom
Terra firma
Ubermensch
Vamos
Wanderlust
eXempli gratia
Yoga
Zeitgeist.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-178) and index.

Other Titles
Foreign words and phrases

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
422/.4/03
Library of Congress
PE1670 .T85 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
viii, 205 pages ;
Number of pages
205

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26596268M
Internet Archive
dictionaryoffore0000tule
ISBN 10
0709089562
ISBN 13
9780709089568
OCLC/WorldCat
457144216
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