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The Resource A certain je ne sais quoi : words we pinched from other languages, Chloe Rhodes

A certain je ne sais quoi : words we pinched from other languages, Chloe Rhodes

Label
A certain je ne sais quoi : words we pinched from other languages
Title
A certain je ne sais quoi
Title remainder
words we pinched from other languages
Statement of responsibility
Chloe Rhodes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title provides a look at the colourful borrowings from foreign tongues that have enriched the English language over the centuries, from 'aficionado' to 'hoi polloi', 'ketchup' to 'zeitgeist'. The book explains the origins of these imports
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Rhodes, Chloe
Dewey number
  • 422.4
  • 422.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • English language
  • English language
  • Languages
Label
A certain je ne sais quoi : words we pinched from other languages, Chloe Rhodes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781782434320
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781782434320
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
A certain je ne sais quoi : words we pinched from other languages, Chloe Rhodes
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781782434320
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781782434320
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

Library Locations

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      51.5014572 -0.1944621
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