FIFTEEN THOUSAND USEFUL PHRASES
A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK OF PERTINENT EXPRESSIONS,
STRIKING SIMILES, LITERARY. COMMERCIAL, CONVERSATIONAL,
ORATORICAL TERMS, FOR THE EMBELLISHMENT OF SPEECH
LITERATURE, AND THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE VOCABULARY
OF THOSE PERSONS WHO READ, WRITE. AND SPEAK ENGLISH
BY GRENVILLE KLEISER
FORMERLY INSTRUCTOR IN PUBLIC SPEAKING AT YALE DIVINITY
SCHOOL, YALE UNIVERSITY;
AUTHOR OF "HOW TO SPEAK IN PUBLIC,"
"HOW TO DEVELOP POWER AND PERSONALITY IN SPEAKING,"
"HOW TO DEVELOP SELF-CONFIDENCE IN SPEECH AND MANNER,"
"HOW TO ARGUE AND WIN," "HOW TO READ AND DECLAIM,"
"COMPLETE GUIDE TO PUBLIC SPEAKING," ETC.
WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY FRANK H. VIZETELLY, LITT.D.,
FUNK & WAGNALLS COMPANY NEW YORK AND LONDON
FUNK & WAGNALLS COMPANY
(Printed in the United States of America)
Copyright under the Articles of the Copyright
Convention of the Pan-American Republics
and the United States, August 11