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The Dord, the Diglot, and an Avocado or Two: The Hidden Lives and Strange Origins of Common and Not-So-Common Words
The Dord, the Diglot, and an Avocado or Two: The Hidden Lives and Strange Origins of Common and Not-So-Common Words Anu Garg 0452288614 9780452288614 This collection features some of the most interesting stories and fascinating origins behind more th
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The Dord, the Diglot, and an Avocado or Two: The Hidden Lives and Strange Origins of Common and Not-So-Common Words by Anu Garg

This collection features some of the most interesting stories and fascinating origins behind more than 300 words, names, and terms. For any devoted philomath (a lover of learning), this anthology of entertaining etymology is an ideal way to have fun with language.

Author: Anu Garg

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 192

Publisher: Plume

Publication Date: 2007-10-30

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ISBN: 0452288614


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