Stock Image

How Not to Talk Like an Arse: 101 Words You Shouldn't Use Any Time Soon

Wilson, Richard

16 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 1907554203 / ISBN 13: 9781907554209
New Condition: New
From Paperbackshop-US (Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since April 7, 2005

Quantity Available: > 20

Buy New
List Price: US$ 14.95
Price: US$ 8.27 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # TT-9781907554209

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: How Not to Talk Like an Arse: 101 Words You ...

Publication Date: 2011

Binding: HRD

Book Condition:New

About this title

Synopsis:

A British Comedy Award-winning writer waxes lyrical on such awful parts of the modern-day vernacular as "ciao," "hurting," "fashionista," and "staycation" Taking a hard look at the English language and the mess that it has become, this is a hilarious, and topical, self righteous stab at the invention of ridiculous, nonsensical words that not only are just plain crap but also make those who dare speak them sound like complete twits. The author lets loose on how those words were created and how they escaped and survived in the wild instead of being killed at a young age. Written in an utterly fantastic ranting style, this sharp shooting of the ridiculousness of the modern English language—and the morons who use it—is a must-have for word-lovers and grammar sticklers.

About the Author:

Richard Wilson is head of comedy for Hat Trick Productions (producers of Father Ted, Have I Got News For You, and Room 101). He is the author of Can't Be Arsed: 101 Things Not To Do Before You Die and Don't Even Think About It!

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Paperbackshop-US are an established bookseller who have been serving customers worldwide since 2000. With warehouses in the US and the UK, Paperbackshop-US have a huge range of titles to offer including old favourites, out of print books and the latest best sellers.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Ordering - Please place your order via the AbeBooks website and allow 2 working days for dispatch from our US warehouse. Delivery thereafter is 4 to 14 business days. Returns - We hope you will be delighted with everything you buy from us. However, if you do need to return an item to us, we kindly ask that goods are returned in their original condition within 14 days of receipt. In this instance the return cost must be borne by the buyer. In the event you receive an item which is not as advertis...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Books are shipped from our US or UK warehouses. Delivery estimates allow for delivery from either location.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express