Roget’s Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases


This latest edition of ‘Roget’s Thesaurus’ includes all the latest buzzwords and phrases from ‘broadband’ to ‘mockney’. One new feature is the inclusion of panels in the text that list vocabulary groups, from cocktails to phobias, and ‘quotation boxes’ show the derivation of popular phrases and idioms.

ISBN: 9780140515039 Author: Davidson, George W. Publisher: Penguin Books Publication Date: 5th August 2004 Imprint: Penguin Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 423.1 (edition:22) Pages: 824 Language: English Edition: New Edition Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

Roget’s Thesaurus ranks as one of the greatest English language reference works, used for generations by anyone looking for help in order to write a letter, prepare a speech, solve a crossword, or write any manner of prose or poem. Its sales now exceed 32 million copies. This concise edition contains the essential entries from the original 1852 volume, and has been revised and updated to include all the latest buzzwords and phrases.

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