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❮PDF / Epub❯ ✈ The Little Book of Puns ⚣ Author Alison Westwood – Academics20193.co In today's busy world where text speak seems to be the prevalent form of written English and the average teenager can barely form a proper sentence without using the numbers '4' or '8' as substitutes In today's busy world where text speak seems to be the prevalent form of written English and the average teenager can barely form a proper sentence without using the numbers '4' or '8' as substitutes for letters is the pun becoming an endangered species?As a society we have come to regard wordplay as old fashioned obvious humour because it hinges simply on one word having multiple definitions spelli.

Ngs or sound alikes It may not be controversial edgy or even topical but it actually takes a great deal of skill wit and general knowledge to come up with a decent pun not everyone can do it'The Little Book of Puns' explores the dying art of paronomasia and gives us a taste of the very best wordplay history has to offer It harks back to the heady days when intelligence was measured at dinner parties.

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    PDF The Little Book of Puns Epub Î Little Book of PDF ´ academics20193.co little free, book ebok, puns download, The Little ebok, Book of pdf, Little Book of pdf, The Little Book of Puns PDFAlison Westwood gathers together some of the great wordsmiths to demonstrate the art of the pun or in some cases the art of the one liner She selects such as William Shakespeare perhaps surprisingly Thomas Hood Groucho Marx W C Fields Dorothy Parker Oscar Wilde Mae West and Robert Benchley among others Some of the uotes are very punny some mildly punny and others not very amusing at all depending of course on one's sense of humourI would probably never have put Shakespeare in such company but the author cites from Cymbeline 'Golden lads and girls all must As Chimney sweepers come to dust' perhaps not very punn ish but I suppose it could ualify for a 'groan inducing uip' Thomas Hood was often the author of humorous verse and his 'Faithless Nelly Grey' reads 'Ben Battle was a soldier boldAnd used to war's alarmsBut a cannon ball took off his legsSo


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    PDF The Little Book of Puns Epub Î Little Book of PDF ´ academics20193.co little free, book ebok, puns download, The Little ebok, Book of pdf, Little Book of pdf, The Little Book of Puns PDFDon't expect deep literary analysis for that perhaps try Walter Redfern's Puns More Senses Than One This is a lighter run through of punsters through the pages from Shakespeare to Tim Vine via the likes of Dorothy Parker WC Fields Tommy Cooper and a Wil


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