Let's Talk Turkey: The Stories Behind America's Favorite Expressions

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Let's Talk Turkey: The Stories Behind America's Favorite Expressions - Ostler, Rosemarie

Respected linguist Rosemarie Ostler demystifies over 150 colorful homegrown figures of speech. She traces each saying from its first known appearance in print to its place in modern English, uncovering a host of cultural and historical tidbits along the way.

Let's Talk Turkey: The Stories Behind America's Favorite Expressions 2008, Prometheus Books

ISBN-13: 9781591026259

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