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The concise Oxford dictionary of English etymology

by T. F Hoad | 03 June 1993
PAPERBACK
Category: Tefl And Language
Synopsis
Where did the words bungalow and assassin derive? What did nice mean in the Middle Ages? How were adder, anger, and umpire originally spelt? The answers can be found in this essential companion to any popular dictionary. With over 17,000 entries, this is the most authoritative and comprehensive guide to word origins available in paperback. Based on The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology, the principal authority on the origin and development of English words, it contains a wealth of information about our language and its history.
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Where did the words bungalow and assassin derive? What did nice mean in the Middle Ages? How were adder, anger, and umpire originally spelt? The answers can be found in this essential companion to any popular dictionary. With over 17,000 entries, this is the most authoritative and comprehensive guide to word origins available in paperback. Based on The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology, the principal authority on the origin and development of English words, it contains a wealth of information about our language and its history.
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ISBN - 9780192830982
Format - PAPERBACK
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Published - 03/06/1993
Categories - All, Books, Education, Dictionaries, Reference Dictionaries, All, Books, Education, Dictionaries, English Language Reference, All, Books, Education, Language, Tefl And Language
No. of Pages - 552
Weight - 395
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Page Size - 20
Language - en-US
Readership Age - Not Available
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