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Recension av Engelska idiomboken

Book review
Authors Arne Olofsson
Published in LexicoNordica
Volume 1
Pages 326-327
ISSN 0805-2735
Publication year 1994
Published at Department of English
Pages 326-327
Language sv
Keywords idiom, lexicography
Subject categories Swedish language, English language


The reviewer finds it disappointing that a book on idioms lacks completely a theoretical discussion of what an idiom is. Withour such a discussion or a definition, the set of entries tends to become haphazard. In addition, quire a few of the tranlations offered are found inadequate.

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