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The Concise Oxford dictionary of English etymology

Author: T F Hoad
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A guide to word origins offers entries covering the history and sense-development of a major part of the modern English vocabulary.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: T F Hoad
ISBN: 0192830988 9780192830982 019861182X 9780198611820
OCLC Number: 27109403
Description: xiv, 552 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Other Titles: English etymology.
Responsibility: edited by T.F. Hoad.
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Provides a brief account of the origins, history, and sense-development of a large part of the vocabulary of modern English, including both basic words and a wide selection of derivative forms.  Read more...

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`A model of its kind - all that anyone other than a specialist needs to know about words.' Daily Telegraph

 
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