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Words of a feather

Author: Murray Suid; Jeremy Eaton
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, 2006
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What's the connection between maneuver and manure? Between glamour and grammar? Anger and angina? This book probes the shared histories of 150 word pairs (called "dual etymologies") to give you a fun  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Murray Suid; Jeremy Eaton
ISBN: 0071477217 9780071477215
OCLC Number: 457183497
Description: 193 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Contents: IntroductionEntries: 150 word pairs arranged A to ZAfter Words: Word Factory, Resources, About the Author
Responsibility: Murray Suid, illustrations by Jeremy Eaton

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