By Richard Lederer
With interesting etymologies and letter styles of greater than four hundred daily phrases, bestselling language author Richard Lederer deals insights into the main bedazzling, beguiling, and bewitching phrases within the English language. Readers will notice why William Shakespeare could be hiding within the outdated testomony; why "run" is the longest notice in English; how people's names turn into universal phrases; and the way the Bible, mythology, the ocean, the land, express enterprise, and video games spark phrases and words in daily vocabulary. Chock-full of transfixing be aware histories, magical letter play, and hilarious puns, Amazing Words is a vital publication for wordaholics, logolepts, and verbivores.
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Amazing Words: An Alphabetical Anthology of Alluring, Astonishing, Beguiling, Bewitching, Enchanting, Enthralling, Mesmerizing, Miraculous, Tantalizing, Tempting, and Transfixing Words by Richard Lederer