A Word for Every Day of the Year

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To be a well-favoured man is the gift of fortune; but to write and read comes by nature.' – William Shakespeare.

Exploring forgotten corners and neglected byways of the Engl...
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To be a well-favoured man is the gift of fortune; but to write and read comes by nature.' – William Shakespeare.

Exploring forgotten corners and neglected byways of the English language: discover 366 weird and wonderful words which have been forgotten or fallen out of lexicological favour. Daily profiles set out a lost word’s definition, usage and history. Don't 'dringle' (waste time in a lazy, lingering manner) and enrich your 'persiflage' (banter, repartee, chat) by restoring these lost English words to common usage.
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22 x 14.5cm
402 pages
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