'Timely and lively'
'Humphrys is passionate about language - and very funny too'
'You will have fun with this book'
'Let us be very clear about this from the start: John Humphrys is a Good Thing'
'An exquisite sensitivity to the misuse of the English language'
'For all those who care about the English language'
'The Jack Russell of the Today programme has now chosen to take some well aimed snaps at solecism, jargon, cliche and weasel words ... It is always exhilarating to read a book which says what so many of us think'