Synopses & Reviews
This quick-access book defines and explains 2,300 confusing American English phrases and idioms, making their meaning crystal clear. Completely indexed.
A reference book containing explanations of 2,300 American English expressions and idioms and their meanings. It is written by a lexicographer and is aimed at those learning English as a foreign language.
About the Author
Richard A. Spears, Ph.D., is a reference editor and former linguistics professor who has written more than 30 dictionaries, including NTC's American Idioms Dictionary (