Quick Pint After Work?: And Other Everyday Lies download free [PDF and Ebook] by Luke Lewis

Quick Pint After Work?: And Other Everyday Lies download free [PDF and Ebook] by Luke Lewis year 2014
  • Book name: Quick Pint After Work?: And Other Everyday Lies
  • Author: Luke Lewis
  • Release date: 2014/3/9
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Funny Books and Stories
  • ISBN: 9780751557732
  • Rating: 8.29 of 10
  • Votes: 85
  • Review by: Deeann Travis
  • Review rating: 9.83 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/20
  • Total pages: 288
  • Includes a PDF summary of 33 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Jargon, cliches, euphemisms . . . lies. Ever wished there was a phrasebook to help you translate all this endless bullsh t?When your boss asks 'Can I have a quick word?' (real meaning: I don't have anything to discuss, I just like putting the fear of God into you) or an estate agent describes something as having 'incredible potential' (real meaning: absolute shithole), you'd better have Luke Lewis's essential new book to hand. And if you need a way to spin your latest work disaster, here are numerous tried-and-tested porkies to help you out. Based on the incredibly popular BuzzFeed series 'What People Say vs What They Mean', this in an indispensible - and hilarious - guide to interpreting secret codes, little white lies and complete and utter bollocks.Examples from What People Say at Work vs What They Mean'Anyone fancy a cup of tea?' - Offer strictly limited to the three people in my immediate vicinity.'This is beyond my remit' - I can't be arsed to deal with this'Team player' - Has basic social skills, is not an outright sociopath'Let's park this for now' - Let's never mention this again'We wish her all the best in her new job' - Burn in hell, traitor
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H40M47S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Funny Books & Stories, Humour Collections & Anthologies
  • Available formats: DOC, WORD, MOBI, SNB, PDF, EPUB, FB2, TXT. Compressed in TAR.XZ, JAR, ZIP, RAR, TGZ
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 12.79 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x202x27mm
  • Weight: 364g
  • Printed by: Sphere
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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