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Nigel Fountain

Cliches, Avoid Them Like the Plague


Cliches have become such a familiar part of the English language and people's everyday speech that many are now trite, meaningless and often quite irritating. This book looks at cliches in their many forms and shows where they came from and why they should be avoided.

Format: Hardcover
Published: in UK in 2012
Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books
Pages: 192
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9781843174868
ISBN 10: 1843174863

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Cliches, Avoid Them Like the Plague