Willard R. Espy
Publisher: Checkmark Books; 3 edition (February 1, 2006)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.8 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
The longtime source of selection for poets, song-writers, and language fanatics, Willard R. Espy's acclaimed rhyming dictionary has been up-to-date and extended to incorporate greater than 100,000 rhyming phrases (thousands new to this edition), divided into unmarried, double, and triple rhymes. The updater, Orin Hargraves, has additionally increased and clarified the advisor to utilizing the e-book. necessary new entries comprise: trademarked phrases, resembling Bake-Off, Faberge, and Winnebago; universal acronyms and abbreviations, akin to ASAP, DVD, and P2P, which frequently have basic rhymes; many biographical and geographical names, resembling Bristol, Hormuz, Jackson, and Tristan; universal new technological phrases, akin to web publication and wireless; and, slang or casual phrases, reminiscent of lemme, gotta, and shoulda. A 100-page primer offers readers the necessities of poetic procedure, and a word list defines 9,000 of the main tough phrases to rhyme with. pleasing, smart, and simple to take advantage of, this is often the authoritative reference on rhyme, via a grasp of wordplay.