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By Richard Lederer

With attention-grabbing etymologies and letter styles of greater than four hundred daily phrases, bestselling language author Richard Lederer deals insights into the main bedazzling, beguiling, and bewitching phrases within the English language. Readers will realize why William Shakespeare could be hiding within the outdated testomony; why "run" is the longest notice in English; how people's names turn into universal phrases; and the way the Bible, mythology, the ocean, the land, express enterprise, and video games spark phrases and words in daily vocabulary. Chock-full of transfixing be aware histories, magical letter play, and hilarious puns, Amazing Words is an important ebook for wordaholics, logolepts, and verbivores.

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