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  • Title: Amazing Words: An Alphabetical Anthology of Alluring, Astonishing, Beguiling, Bewitching, Enchanting, Enthralling, Mesmerizing, Miraculous, Tantalizing, Tempting, and Transfixing Words
  • Author: Richard Lederer
  • ISBN: 9781936863303
  • Page: 332
  • Format: Paperback

  • Amazing Words: An Alphabetical Anthology of Alluring, Astonishing, Beguiling, Bewitching, Enchanting, Enthralling, Mesmerizing, Miraculous, Tantalizing, Tempting, and Transfixing Words By Richard Lederer With fascinating etymologies and letter patterns of than 400 everyday words, bestselling language writer Richard Lederer offers insights into the most bedazzling, beguiling, and bewitching words in the English language Readers will discover why William Shakespeare may be hiding in the Old Testament why run is the longest word in English how people s names becomeWith fascinating etymologies and letter patterns of than 400 everyday words, bestselling language writer Richard Lederer offers insights into the most bedazzling, beguiling, and bewitching words in the English language Readers will discover why William Shakespeare may be hiding in the Old Testament why run is the longest word in English how people s names become common words and how the Bible, mythology, the sea, the land, show business, and games spark words and phrases in everyday vocabulary Chock full of transfixing word histories, magical letter play, and hilarious puns, Amazing Words is an essential book for wordaholics, logolepts, and verbivores.
    Richard Lederer
    Richard Lederer is the author of than 35 books about language, history, and humor, including his best selling Anguished English series and his current book, The Gift of Age He has been profiled in magazines as diverse as The New Yorker, People, and the National Enquirer and frequently appears on radio as a commentator on language He has been named International Punster of the Year and Toastmasters International s Golden Gavel winner.He is the father of author and poet Katy Lederer and poker players Howard Lederer and Annie Duke.

    Amazing Words: An Alphabetical Anthology of Alluring, Astonishing, Beguiling, Bewitching, Enchanting, Enthralling, Mesmerizing, Miraculous, Tantalizing, Tempting, and Transfixing Words By Richard Lederer

    Commentaires:

    John
    Fans of Richard Lederer and his witty wordplay will be pleased to see that he s back, and his newest book, Amazing Words An Alphabetical Anthology of Alluring, Astonishing, Beguiling, Bewitching, Enchanting, Enthralling, Mesmerizing, Miraculous, Tantalizing, Tempting, and Transfixing Words, is sure to be a delight for all who have spent countless hours reading his previous works With this one, the author has once again outdone himself.Amazing Words The original verbivore is backOpening the cover [...]

    Susan
    So good I think I read it twice One word leads to another which leads to two others I made my kids listen to many, thought provoking sections Loved it.

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      Published :2020-04-24T19:02:59+00:00