Words We Use
An interesting look into the history of phrases and words we use in the English languageOUR LAST COPY
Diarmaid Ó Muirithe is a lexicographer and etymologist. He explains the origins of words, where they come from, and why we use some of the expressions we do. His knowledge and erudition in languages, ancient and modern, is enormous.
With sections from Computers and Shakespeare, Political Correctness, Magic and Monsters to Text Messaging, Words We Use is simply a joy.
|Author||Diarmaid Ó Muirithe|
|Publication date||9 Jan 2008|