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The Banned List

A Manifesto Against Jargon and Cliche

John Rentoul

John Rentoul's polemical essay, which highlights annoyingly pretentious and hackneyed phrases, might make uncomfortable reading for those who exhibit a tendency to issue cast-iron guarantees while pulling out all the stops and proactively strategizing going forward. This is followed by the full 'banned list' of such objectionable locutions, which Rentoul has diligently compiled to save his fellow writers from annoying their readers.

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  • Publisher: Elliott & Thompson
  • Year: 2011
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 109pp
  • Illustrated: No
  • ISBN: 9781907642425
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.2kg
Product code:
222716
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