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Mother Tongue

Amusing exploration of the English Languge, but needs a refresh Continue reading

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 in Reviews

The Etymologicon

If you’re a closet etymologist or casual linguicist, like me, then this is the book for you. Mark Forsyth leads a merry ramble through the tangled roots of the English language, identifying verbal histories and connections which are sometimes quite … Continue reading

Saturday, March 17, 2012 in Reviews