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Publisher's Summary

National treasure and renowned wit Stephen Fry explores the highways and byways of the English language in these celebrated programmes. 

In each episode, Fry explores the oddities and celebrates the curiosities of the language we use. His love of words is indulged with infectious enthusiasm and intellectual curiosity at all times. 

From puns and metaphors to clichés and gibberish, this famously witty, incisive and engaging series explores the joys of the English language.

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  • Mr. A. P. Buckley
  • 10-09-20

Definitely worth your time

Delightful and insightful
I've enjoyed the whole series, so far.
Clear and interesting.
Off to listen to the next series

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 25-08-20

just fab

love all Stephen fry books his autobiography audiobook one of my favourites and of course sherlock Holmes

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  • Chrissie Ann
  • 22-08-20

Great as always

Stephen is a great narrator and his ability to bring humour and wit into any subject he is discussing makes the subject more interesting.

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  • Susanne Kirwan
  • 23-10-19

in love with it

so glad it is a long series enjoying both content and delivery to no end.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-01-21

Witty!

Cleverly crafted & interesting in where it goes. Solid performances by all.
Worth the time listening & having a laugh.

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  • matt r.
  • 22-11-18

Fantastic

A treasure trove of informative tidbits served up in a tastey bite sized portion.
Can't argue with the price!