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"(Don't) Throw The Baby Out With The Bathwater": The Americanization Of A German Proverb And Proverbial Expression
"... als ob ich Herr der Lage würde"); Zur Sprichwortmanipulation in Adolf Hitlers Mein Kampf
"... as if I were the master of the situation": Proverbial Manipulation in Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf
"An Apple A Day Keeps The Doctor Away": Traditional And Modern Aspects Of English Medical Proverbs
"As Sam Weller Said, When Finding Himself on the Stage": Wellerisms in Dramatizations of Charles Dickens' Pickwick Papers
"Early To Bed And Early To Rise": From Proverb To Benjamin Franklin And Back
"El que nace para tamal...": A Study in Proverb Patterning
"Eulen nach Athen tragen," "To carry coals to Newcastle,"etc.
"Neither Fish Nor Flesh" And Its Variations
"Sprichwörter leuchten ein. Aphorismen leuchten auf": Zu den sprichwörtlichen Aphorismen von Felix Pollak
"The Apple Doesn't Fall Far From The Tree": A Historical And Contextual Proverb Study Based On Books, Archives, And Databases
"The Grass Is Always Greener On The Other Side Of The Fence": An American Proverb Of Discontent
"The Only Good Indian Is A Dead Indian": History And Meaning Of A Proverbial Stereotype
"To Pay the Piper" and the Legend of "The Pied Piper of Hamelin"
"Welcome to the Clothes": Changing Proverb Function in the Spanish Renaissance
ÜBER DIE KUNST, METAPHERN ZU MISCHEN); Einladung zu einer Diskussion über Pieter Bruegels Bild "Die holländischen Sprichwörter", 1559
'Audi, Vide, Tace,' and the three Monkeys
'Still Waters Run Deep' - Proverbs About Speech And Silence: A Cross-Linguistic Perspective
75 of the Most Used Russian Proverbial Comparisons
A Bibliographic Survey of Collections of Hawaiian Sayings
A Critical Bibliography of Mexican American Proverbs
A Note on the Logic of Proverbs
A Proverb a Day Keeps No Chauvinism Away
A Woman and a Guitar: Variations on a Folk Metaphor
Arabic Proverbs and Related Forms
Archer Taylor the Paremiologist
Basic Images and Formulae
Bibliography of Archer Taylor's Proverb Studies
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Collection of, and Commentary on, 254 Sayings on East African Cloth (Misemo Kwenye Khanga za Afrika Mashariki)
Colloquial Language in Ulysses: A Reference Tool.By R[obert] W[illiam] Dent.
Concerning Folk Paradoxes
Concordance to the Proverbs and Proverbial Materials in the Old Icelandic Sagas
Der linguistische Aspekt der Sprichwörter und Redensarten
Der logisch semiotische Aspekt der Sprichwörter und Redensarten
Der sachliche Aspekt der Sprichwörter und Redensarten
Di proverbio in proverbio. Potenziale semantico della paremiologia comparata
Dichos de Santa Teresa
Divergencias en la traducción de expresiones idiomáticas y refranes
Editorial Board
Educating Reader: Chaucer’s Use of Proverbs in "Troilus and Criseyde"
Ein Vorschlag für die Terminologie der parömiologischen Strukturanalyse
Eulen nach Athen tragen: Versions from Ireland
Foundations Of Semiotic Proverb Study
GEORGE B. BRYAN (1939-1996)
Georgian Proverbs Of Dialogue And Dialogue Of Proverbs In Israel
Idioms and Phrases Index
International Bibliography of New and Reprinted Proverb Collections, 1997
International Bibliography of New and Reprinted Proverb Collections, 1998
International Bibliography of New and Reprinted Proverb Collections, 1999
International Bibliography of New and Reprinted Proverb Collections, 2000
International Proverb Scholarship: An Updated Bibliography, 1997
International Bibliography of New and Reprinted Proverb Collections, 1996
International Bibliography of New and Reprinted Proverb Collections, 2001
International Proverb Scholarship: An Updated Bibliography, 1996
International Proverb Scholarship: An Updated Bibliography, 1998
International Proverb Scholarship: An Updated Bibliography, 1999
International Proverb Scholarship: An Updated Bibliography, 2000
International Proverb Scholarship: An Updated Bibliography, 2001
Introduction to De Proverbio
It is Good Fishing in Troubled (Muddy) Waters
Jamais deux sans trois / Non c'è due senza tre
La identidad étnica en el refranero mexicano
La motivación de la metáfora en la fraseológica francesa y española
Las fórmulas rimadas en español e inglés: análisis diacrónico y contrastivo
Linguistic Form Compression in Dagaare
MAKE HELL WHILE THE SUN SHINES: Proverbial Rhetoric in Winston Churchill's The Second World War
Method in the History and Interpretation of a Proverb: 'A Place for Everything and Everything in its Place'
Middle French Proverbs, Sentences and Proverbial Phrases
On Paremiological Homonymy and Synonymy
On The Theatrical Origin of the Expression "Green Room"
On the Aptness of Proverbs
On the Question of a Russian Paremiological Minimum
On Whether Weather 'Proverbs' are Proverbs
Paremiological Minimum And Cultural Literacy
Paremiologicheskie Issledovaniya. Sbornik statei
Points de vue sur la paremiologie structurale
Popular Views of the Proverb
Problemática de la traducción paremiológica en frances y en español
Problems In The Study Of Proverbs
Propuesta de sistematización de los dictons
Proverb Speaking as a Creative Process: the Akan of Ghana
Proverbes et Commentaires Politiques: Le Public devant les Télé-communications actuelles
Proverbiando s'impara. Il proverbio nella didattica delle lingue
Proverbs and Prejudice: El Indio in Hispanic Proverbial Speech
Proverbs in Selected Chinese Novels
Proverbs in Mexican American Tradition
Proverbs Uttered by Characters in the Stories of the Talmud and the Midrash
Reexamining the Proverb in the Child Ballad
Refranes o proverbios en romance (1555) de Hernán Núñez
Research Problems in Loan-Proverbs
Richesse du proverbe
Romanian Parallels to the Proverbial Expression "To Carry Owls To Athens"
Searching for 'yesterday's man' - Connecting Historical Research and Proverbial Wisdom
Some Additional Aspects of Semantic Indefiniteness of Proverbs
Southwest African Riddle-Proverbs
Structures and Meaning in the Sixteenth Century English Proverb Plays
The Proverbial Sherlock Holmes: An Index to Proverbs in the Holmesian Canon
The Proverbs of Jesus: Issues of History and Rhetoric. By Alan P. Winton.
The Sexist Correlation Of Women With The Non-Human In English And Yoruba Proverbs
The Collection And Study Of Proverbs
The Content Of Proverbs
The El que nace Proverbs: A Supplement
The History of a Proverbial Pattern
The Linguistic Aspect of Proverbs and Sayings
The Logical Aspect of Proverbs and Sayings
The Objective Aspect of Proverbs and Sayings
The Origins of the Proverb
The Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations.Ed. Tony Augarde.
The Perception Of Proverbiality
The Place of Women in the Proverbs of Finland and Ovamboland
The Proverb "The Black Ox Has Not Trod On His Foot" In Renaissance Literature
The Proverb and Riddle as Folk Enthymemes
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The Survival of English Proverbs: A Corpus Based Account
The Use of Proper Names in Wellerisms and Folk Tales
The Wisdom of Many and the Wit of One
Tiefenstruktur und Oberflächenstruktur in der Parömiologie
Variations in the Popularity of Finnish Proverbs
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Weather Proverbs: Another Look
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