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A Word a Day: A Romp Through Some of the Most Unusual and Intriguing Words in English - Anu Garg, Suti Garg | Work

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An entertaining romp through the world of words, using the ‘word a day’ approach.  What do you call the dot on the top of the letter ‘i’?  What on earth is a boondoggle?  If you can’t wait to find out, this one’s for you. The Observer said it: ‘has been the number one bestseller on amazon.com and the subject of surprisingly emotive feedback’.

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0471230324
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12-11-2002
£10.99
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John Wiley & Sons
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