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Not bloody likely!

and other quotations from Bernard Shaw

by Bernard Shaw

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950 -- Calendars.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[edited by] Bernard F. Dukore.
    ContributionsDukore, Bernard Frank, 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5361 .D84 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 214 p. ;
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL981158M
    ISBN 100231104782
    LC Control Number96018731

    Not bloody likely!: and other quotations from Bernard Shaw. [Bernard Shaw; Bernard F Dukore] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Shaw; Bernard F Dukore. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages ; 22 cm. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Doherty, Brian, Not bloody likely. [Don Mills, Ont.]: J.M. Dent & Sons (Canada), [] (OCoLC)

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      Not bloody likely. I am going in a taxi”. The line created an enormous fuss, with people going to the play just to hear the forbidden word, and led to the jocular euphemism not Pygmalion likely, which survived into the s.   Arts & Books Travel Money Health insurance However, when the gunman told the royal to get out the car, she refused and bravely replied “not bloody likely.


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Not bloody likely!" (This is the most famous line from the play, and, for many years after the play's debut, use of the word 'bloody' was known as a pygmalion; Mrs. Campbell was considered to have risked her career by speaking the line on stage.) After she and the Eynsford-Hills leave, Henry asks for his mother's opinion.

Don’t let the frilly dress fool you. Britain’s Princess Anne is stone cold in a fight. Mawas a Wednesday. year-old Princess Anne, the only daughter of Queen Elizabeth and brother to Prince Charles, was headed to Buckingham Palace after an evening spent at a cinema screening with her husband of four months Mark Phillips, a Captain in the British Army.

Jerry and Kramer practice their Cockney accents. Those women will not get away with it. Buy Not Bloody Likely!: And Other Quotations from Bernard Shaw by Bernard Dukore (Editor) online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Eliza’s line (“Walk. Not bloody likely.”) caused a scandal, and the word Pygmalion was used for decades afterwards as a jocular substitute expletive, as in the title of this post.

Bloody retains a peculiar power to bother people. Just a few years ago, its use in a tourism campaign in Australia caused a considerable fuss. Ball told Anne to get out of the car, to which she replied: ‘Not bloody likely!’ Anne confirmed this in stories over the years, including on an appearance on Michael Parkinson’s chat show in.

Not bloody likely!" and this led to a fad for using "Pygmalion" itself as a pseudo-oath, as in "Not Pygmalion likely", and bloody was referred to as "the Shavian adjective" in polite society.

[citation needed] The character Geoffrey Fisher in Keith Waterhouse's play Billy Liar () is notable for his continual use of the word "bloody".

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