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An Etymological Dictionary of Modern English, Vol. 1.

Author: Ernest Weekley
Publisher: Newburyport : Dover Publications, 2013.
Series: Dover language guides.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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<DIV>Volume 1 of 2. Classic contains most of the more common words, plus slang, archaic words and phrases, and common foreign words. Roots are identified, cross-references to words with similar roots are listed and colloquial usages and alternate spellings are given. ""Notable for its readable historical discussions, apt citations and jargonless clarity""--Saturday Review .</DIV>
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Weekley, Ernest.
An Etymological Dictionary of Modern English, Vol. 1.
Newburyport : Dover Publications, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Weekley
ISBN: 9780486122878 0486122875
OCLC Number: 898422796
Description: 1 online resource (1635 pages).
Contents: DOVER BOOKS ON LANGUAGE; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; ERNEST WEEKLEY --
1865-1954; PREFACE; ABBREVIATIONS; BIBLIOGRAPHY; ETYMOLOGICAL DICTIONARY; A CATALOG OF SELECTED . DOVER BOOKS IN ALL FIELDS OF INTEREST.
Series Title: Dover language guides.

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<DIV>Volume 1 of 2. Classic contains most of the more common words, plus slang, archaic words and phrases, and common foreign words. Roots are identified, cross-references to words with similar roots are listed and colloquial usages and alternate spellings are given. ""Notable for its readable historical discussions, apt citations and jargonless clarity""--Saturday Review .</DIV>

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