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Logomania: Fate and Fortune
By Ellen Whyte
Published by MPH 2011
Logomania: Fate and Fortune takes a look at Chinese and Western horoscope signs and the history of related popular phrases.
If you have you ever wondered why a rabbit punch is so dangerous, what fishing in troubled waters is about, or whether having a Midas touch is lucky or not, this book is for you.
Logomania: Fate and Fortune delves into the meaning and history of over 250 phrases.
Arranged by chapter so you can check out phrases linked by common imagery, and indexed so you can find the phrase you want quickly, this little reference is packed full of information. Each entry also comes with an example so that learners can see how the expression is used.
Click here to download a Sneak Peek printable PDF file.
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