Bloomsbury Dictionary of Word Origins

Bloomsbury Dictionary of Word Origins

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With over 8000 entries, and written for the general market, this volume uncovers the often surprising connections between words. Written in a clear and informative style, the dictionary describes the Indo-European origins of English and includes many new words and coinages adopted each year.
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  • Hardback | 800 pages
  • 159 x 240mm | 1,051g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0747507414
  • 9780747507413

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