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Intensifying similes in English,

Torsten Hilding Svartengren

Intensifying similes in English,

by Torsten Hilding Svartengren

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language,
  • Figures of speech,
  • Simile,
  • Terms and phrases

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11527859M
    ISBN 100841426430
    ISBN 109780841426436
    OCLC/WorldCa591521

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