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Top Customer Reviews: Word Perfect: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 40 ratings
5 / 5
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4 / 5
In of the leading years have bought my tear of husband of calendars that has several subjects like the cartoon partorisca each day or the new word partorisca each day like this when I have seen this book looked the alternative sum as it can maintain it. It is also the big defender of Suzie Dent!
Before I wrapped it has had the good look by means of and love a format how is simply crammed with words. Some are appropriate to a season or the same month where are used but another is so only random words. The majority will be new to the majority of people but there are plots that you already will know - and is those that has descriptions that is a more than absorbs like the origins are often a lot that thinks.
4 / 5
A really lovely book, has learnt the plot of him, and writing in the very friendly and warm way. A lot it would recommend it.
4 / 5
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With 'entymological entertainment for every day of a year', now have a base for the weekly characteristic for a prĂłjimo seven years and more, since each listing comprises of the variac. In a main word of a day.
My preferred like this far? Comprised in an entrance for 19 November - CIRCUMBENDIBUS!!
5 / 5
The one who an interesting book with the new word and his origin and definition for every day of a year. I have bought two a for me, and one for the partner for his Anniversary! A present adds... Something bit it different!
5 / 5
The word Perfects of Susie the dent is the book fill with calm words neither a lot often listen these days or an original meaning for behind these words has been a lot the time forgotten. A book is place is gone in the format of newspaper, so that has a word the day, beginning in Day of New Years with a word ‘Crambazzled' that in the dialect of old Yorkshire means to be prematurely aged by means of the surplus that drunk, the word the plot of people could use in 1st January.

Wants to find the new words and some are intriguing like ‘Choreomania' that is a compulsion to dance. That is more, is that each word a lot so only has the definition but also contains information in his origins and the factual history roughly something has related his. In this chance, in 1374 in a city of Aachen, Germania is registered that some citizens have gathered massive and has begun to dance uncontrollably.

Ossia The book that will fill that they want to learn and knowledge of profit with giddy emotion. 365 words, his origins, meanings, and factual the information contained in a reservation written in an easy-to-comprise way, and with a format of newspaper could choose learn a new word the day. Although I am not quite attentive to say so only a word the day or 365 words like each word often has other contents inside an information that is related to a word given, like this in fact, is taking the plot more than you would expect.

There be enjoyed to learn on some words. If they will remain in my boss and I agree to use them like this and when a time arises is the subject different. A book is very British and will have words that those around some world-wide never has listened of. There is also some these British people will not have listened never of reasons are regional words never listened external of his city of origin or mean something different in of the different parts of a country.

In general, ossia the book so that etymology of amour and wants to expand his row.
4 / 5
Bought for my mamma the one who is the Account for behind fanatic. It has taken a first version with all one loses impressions. Ossia Ironic! It can be lovely some day. If you enjoy some nuances of an English tongue, calm probably will enjoy this book.
5 / 5
The container has arrived has opened, battered and minus any documentation as I have not been pleased. Also, I have expected the hardcover book to have the jacket but he any and has not been had one and has been also lose or if it does not have one. The suspect is a last reason is printed also in paper of poor quality and no very very joined I so that it expects it will fall aside quite quickly. It is the shame roughly all this reason is a book to entertain for any to to which like him to him the words and so only loves diving in and era. It has given so only two stars been due to a quality of poor paper and joining. If it was Suzie Dent, would look for the different editor in future.
4 / 5
Excellent book, Good-looking creation and for a lucky in the anniversary is during a year. Reason two words for a day of a year, and so only one for a rest? It is an anniversary of authors? Or it is the message has hid on David Beckham perhaps? The December noticeably has not been sufficiently has updated the recent times except Boris Johnston. Just ideal for the pressie, more so much of the present. Haplology.
4 / 5
Ossia An interesting and in big measure rids compiled although it will develop your vocabulary more an explanation of some words and his derivation is useful. A reason has embezzled clashes is reason some of some words that the characteristic is cliché , daily words more than new or entertaining some. In general this in spite of, an interesting book.
5 / 5
Amazing book. It gives desglosa detailed of first use, origin of a word, the development to that it resulted it to it and old and modern use. Word the day looks forward to partorisca look to see the one who the word of a day is. (I particularly liked 'yulehole' unexpected meaning.)
5 / 5
Am not sure where this book has been stored previously the posting but this has alarmed partorisca see this ink had run and has had any coverage partorisca powder that begs a question if ossia the copy or an original of an editor ?
5 / 5
Has bought this book partorisca my father.
Wants to, maintains to say date of him ours.
Happy dad.
5 / 5
Has taken an original misspelled copy and has been promised the substitution that there is not coming never. I have lost now a date of returns. I am not impressed.
4 / 5
My husband is the logophile and has given this book like the present. It loves it and investigation out of a new word every day, then looks for to use he in conversation. All good entertainment. It would recommend.
4 / 5
The gotta books of amour for Susie Dent.

Entertaining, Informative, well together place, and looks a lot of seating in the shelf.

And a book is quite well too much :)
4 / 5
all as the amour familiarised that hand of launches of this book - so much to learn, an absolute pleasure of irreverence and quirk. A brilliant way to lose oneself down a wormholes of etymology...
5 / 5
Has bought a book while be entertained and polite, and this reserves in fact does both. My dad has taken included has loaned
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4 / 5
I words of amour and an English Tongue, as it loves this book. Utmost idea to have a history of the different word every day, some are very known, another darker, but absolutely fond reading this book daily and learning some origins of all the classes of words!
5 / 5
A book the launch hand of. The ideal reading for a person has on spent in Coundown on some years.
5 / 5
I want to all Susie books. This is to buy like the present navideño as it can not comment but am sure will be that it shines
4 / 5
One of several books in a Kindle at present when be read. Easy to choose up and place down.
4 / 5
Is to the rovescio!
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Has not taken to a content still! They are by train of the give 5 starts because I want to Susie and am sure will be fab.
4 / 5
Such the fascinating book partorisca any interested in of the words. That more can say?!
5 / 5
Justo fabulous. It would read a etymologicon for mark forsyth like I really enjoyed and wanted more than a same. Have So only began it so only this but are by train of the master. You can dip in and out of him and result the sĂșper has resisted to your friends a lot quickly. Right on my street
4 / 5
is to choose he-arrive-dipped-down book, fascinating material and the entertainment adds to read.
4 / 5
Entertainment quite good to dip in and out of but no real structure to a book. The selection of word looks quite random and and could not discern any underlying logical process some elections.
5 / 5
Fascinating, Entertainment and educational, Suzy the book of the dent is an ideal 'launch hand of' book to have in a shelf and would do the present adds for any any one words.
4 / 5
This book is wonderful so that they want to know some origins of words. It is cross -referenced and indexed and has a lot of be easy to read at the head of a day of pertinent calendar and @give that is 4am.
5 / 5
There is enjoyed absolutely read this book adds and developing my vocabulary with some brilliant etymological entertainment. A joy some partorisca read!
4 / 5
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4 / 5
Is the good book but still has not received my substitution because of modifying error. I have valued 4 stars because a book is good but my substitution looks for to be forgotten
4 / 5
Wonderful and fascinating! I have been that looks for to learn a-word-a-day. The present adds for word-aholic.
5 / 5
Partorisca To to any one him me like the one who has the fascination for origins/of words and has meant this book is brilliant.
5 / 5
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4 / 5
A bought, a recipient has loved that, for this can say, the cost yes calms the want!
5 / 5
I am not deceiving. Word of just reading the day and is very interesting.
5 / 5
Loves an information for behind the different sayings and some the new words are learning roughly !
5 / 5
Ideal for the quickly read. If table of caffĂš, on train or while. Susie HAS the word for each day. Often enlightening, always amusing.
5 / 5
One adds read, like this well am limiting that it has read it often as it does not finalise a book until punctual.

Top Customer Reviews: The Queens' ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 9 ratings
5 / 5
I have been looking for the books and the material create will be some better resources partorisca LGBTQueer-ies' readers when I have found this book for Chloe Or. Davis. And it has surpassed all my hopes partorisca he.

An author, Chloe Or. Davis, has done all the massive favour for brilliantly recopilando the hundreds of terms have connected to and used by a LGBTQ+ community. With this book, there is no longer any excuse partorisca proclaim calm does not comprise the one who your queer the boys and the friends are speaking roughly.

This book is an I revisit repeatedly. It is the book of reference partorisca any that want better to comprise a culture and the only vocabulary that surrounds LGBTQ+ folks. Each entrance (a term or sentence) comprises much more that the simple definition. Synonyms, Suggestions of use, and has included the historical references are comprised for the majority of some words and sentences that is listing.

A do one especially easy to use also. One whole taking is organised alphabetically like this he listen the term or the sentence want to know more roughly is simple of the look up.

And owe commentary in a beautiful aesthetic of this book. Of a gorgeous spent of rainbow to a small silvery, glittery joining, this book grabs yours attention immediately. Calm then plough it and a map coloreado all during the frames that learns a lot of this entertainment of terms and fabulous.

A value of what that mentions is an indication ‘of possible adult' of this book. As you could have guessed this book contains a lot designates associated with a law of sex, as it does not recommend this book to any the one who in the first place could require his parents' first permission of the bed. But for adults of knots, is a lot of enlightening.

There is enjoyed really read by means of Some Queens' English. Like the father to the transgender young man, this book is invaluable mine . I resupply the way to better comprise the group my edges identifies with. I taught the a lot of things have had previously any one follows roughly. And it is aimed some fantastic discussions with my edges and his friends.
5 / 5
Thoughtful. Included. Fun. Interesting. Gorgeous. Yes, clearly fierce. And, as all concealed has not gone enough, very USEFUL.

Ossia A awesome judge of conversation of start and so more fun that so only looking for a web when I do not know the term. But it is also he adds for just choosing up and learning something new (I personally prefers randomly ploughs it the page). It has won to good sure the legislation of something in my table of caffĂš.
5 / 5
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5 / 5
Some Queens' English is the must has book in the each house! It is like this a lot written & an absolutely beautiful book. Some pages all are brilliant, informative & like this coloreados! An author Chloe Davis has done for real an amazing work that dips this together book.
4 / 5
Taken the days of pair to read to cover to cover.

Wants to learn slang and of the special terms in several parts of some world-wide and of a human experience and he gives the succinct rodeos on how is used and the history of a term.

The value that buys yes wants to know more in a LGBTQIA+ the community and one has has launched concealed goes with him.
4 / 5
Wonderful resource for any and all the world! The educators owe that grab this book and the have in his library of resource!
4 / 5
ABSOLUTELY in AMAZING! Ossia One of one the majority of brilliants and good-looking pieces of literature. A visuals maintain it sĂșper amused to the equal that drives calm by means of learning all there is to know in a community. Thank you For this good-looking representation!!
4 / 5
The book adds! It has a lot of grace but also a lot informative.
4 / 5
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Top Customer Reviews: Guns, Germs and ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 59 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Like this the book has directed partorisca spend me for partorisca some last 20 years is further me, but he , and was a lot a poor plus partorisca he! The suspect was down to an a bit misleading subtitle, His no the short history of a world, is instead a tentativa partorisca explain why some parts of a world have developed much faster that another, and to the equal that has achieved a relative balance of civilisation(s) that have today. A core of one querella is in a title, but his much more complex that that, and an author an excellent work in dipping out of his argue and resupplying a underpinning evidence partorisca they.
Another reviewers has said sound the dry bed. I create, his no! I have read revised scienziathe much drier that this! Inevitably Some of some subjects, such as some plants and the animals have been domesticated can be the subject dry, but an author the really good work in doing some explanations some easy plus partorisca follow.
An amazing thing in this book is that the there is it pulled to him evidence of the wide variety of sources partorisca build on such the coherent and plausible picture. An author is the genuine polymath and his masterly subject of analysis of such the wide variety of scientific and historical fields is breathtaking. He fully merit of the his Pulitzer price
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His easy to see reason this book is unpopular with some sections of societies, undermines a base of a lot of other theories in racial, cultural and religeous supremacy. I am convinced this in spite of, that this will be to see like one of the select little reservation of limits that forms a way perceives our origins some years partorisca come.

A Kindle the version is good conversion of an original book. Some diagrams can be augmented effectively partorisca fill a page, some subjects no free format and there are hyperlinks to some tables and the diagrams have comprised inside a text where necessary. Unfortunately some illustrations of the dish has not been comprised, probably partorisca reduce a measure of global file; this in spite of, there is not founding this partorisca be the question that follows some argue inside a text.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback has read so only an introduction and a first chapter, but already given up.

Some looks to reserve to be premised around an idea of a Jump Adds Advances. This in spite of three recent discoveries would resemble seriously called partorisca question this idea; Pre-Clovis occupation done 14,550 years in a Page-Ladson place, Florida; Or-Th the dating of the crusts of carbonate has developed Neandertal origin of art of Iberian grotto; the fragment of bone of Denisova Grotto (Russia) shows that has catered /come from an individual the one who there has been the Neanderthal mother and the Denisovan father.

I felizmente read a rest of a book, when an author revises his theories in a light of these recent developments.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback in the bed it Sapiens with his sum of the anthropological history of man there is wanted more than a same. It take this based in other descriptions and am disappointed. It begins with the man the one who has been obviously in New Guinea and felt the connection with some people there. This continuous connection while it is an impenetrable book . A tiny and boring writing recounting of human history of One to J then behind to D is like the Tarantino film. It can you do not say it joins near or no in an end to the equal that have maintained skipping advances to a next chapter. It does not believe a hype.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Ossia the fascinating studio and investigation partorisca answer the basic question of world-wide history i.et. Because one 'west' invaded and has colonised everywhere more in planting to be invaded and colonised of them. Diamond Is the geographer like his responses are mainly geographic and look quite persuasive to line of numbers of plants and animal that could be turned to human use which in tower has given a populatations that bolt in these zones the advantage of the massive development. For this a invension to till the enormous increases have left in the alimentary production and fewer people have required to produce a same quantity. This turn released on sections of a population by other tasks as it advances technological government , head office, when be armed, invention to write, studio of science etc. Etc. Like this like this far like this well, but in some paid of Diamante lateralmente to upload almost any attention the cultures to the equal that could promote or hamper some of these developments. For example, it has been suggested that society that adoration of the ancestor of the favour can be inherently more conservative and less likely to leave innovation of then ' was a lot enough for some ancestor ...'. This has been the a lot prominent part of African traditional religions but no in Europe. It can concealed has had some impact? Daimond Does not say . So much, the seminal but in mine dress a lot totally complete account.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback Generally some failures of books are covered for other descriptions and I think bill brysons the short history is very accessible.

My subject of boss this in spite of is a foolishly small source . It is it cries it partorisca read frankly and has had has opened this before a expiry quotes partorisca the returns would have it behind envoy has seen once a source.

Sounds like the insignificant thing partorisca mention but when it is the fat book in the dense subject that has in to that looks like 7pt of just frames any sense anything. An editor really ought partorisca know better.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback does not know quite roughly anthropology to know exactly which well this book is.
Is convincing, but specious the things can be convince also ( can odorare the rat easily that has read the few books in pyramidiotology - is a type to write that it is full of ifs and maybes the resulted in of the long canals of logic that arrived in fantasyland, and Diamante indulges is to a discharge)
begins politically aggressively - can say you of a title - guns, germs and steel.
But some results of message have watered down one has read more. It is like him it begins to write a book when young and that it wants to do the political statement, but has not finalised a book until it was older and more complacent.
Is repetitive - I thinks it easily could be reduced in period for at least 10.
One of the theses of Diamond is that the equal latitudes have equal climates - so much has beaten of cultures and extends east-west the fast plus that has extended north-of the sud. It is a lot reasonably, but take it too far - in some signals that looks to compare some climates of Ireland and an Undue valley, i.et. Pakistan, lol!
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback With excuses to an author, whose book I really want to read. So only it is not possible to open this (B-formed) edition without a knowledge that will have the migraine with which 5 pages. An editor has taken clearly the decision partorisca shrink that it saves cost some pages of a hardback more than reflow a text. A lot disappointed.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Jared Diamond there is pulled of the startling the amalgamation of Bill Bryson is eshort History of Almost All' and Jacob Bronowski is 'An Ascent of Man'. It writes with the clarity adds and illuminates the number of turning points while looking for to explain reason some societies around a world have achieved ascendancy in another.

The main hypothesis of Diamond is that until around 11,000 BC everything of a fledgling the societies scattered around a ball was in the roughly indistinto footing, struggling to take for like this of hunter-gatherers. Of this time from now on, the different groups have begun to move to the majority of the way structured of the agriculture that looks a domestication of livestock and a capacity to regulate collected arable. During a book partorisca to ask reason is that some the European nations have colonised Afria, Asia and an Amsterdam, more than another way around. Reason was these able European states to establish his supremacy?

A terrible impact of illnesses prevalent among Europeans to some new societies that has found during a New World and Australasia is a lot has documented. Diamond Affirms that some of that contaminate was contracted initially of a livestock that has formed a base of his agriculture to sustain. Diamond explores These subjects with the mix of history, archaeology and anthropology, drawing evidence of everywhere a world.

These are not of the zones that knows a lot, if anything, roughly, and has found the book of Diamante entirely engrossing. It can question some of his conclusions, but is all soundly has built, and liable to cause animate debate.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback the travesa of Jared by means of a history of men and some factors that shaped his destiny is such book of entity partorisca read for Anthropologists, Historians, and other people have interested in an evolution of cultures.

Thinks that Jared has contributed the plot partorisca answer an intriguing question: it is Half influencing cultures or another way around? He possibly offered some anthropological tools partorisca help predict like the societies can evolve in some futures have based in pre-existing conditions.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Ossia the brilliant book , one of mine all-preferred of time. It is the history of a human race, that tries to explain like some subjects some wide plus in human history a start of civilisation in a Fertile Crescent, some levels of the different development among human societies, models of migration and a world-wide domination of European-has based-cultures on some last 500 years. Diamond explicitly And insistently refuses both explicit and implicit racial explanations for these phenomena, instead finding convincing evidence for some divergences in some conditions of different start of the each society: mainly a regional flora and fauna; an exact geographic place and an ease of information and material transmission with together cultures; and a date of arrival of humans in a zone.

A fashion is clear and readable. Where Adventure to contentious terrain, explicitly gives his own view but always tries to declare a counter-argue-with him quite forces so that an unaware reader of some academic debates at least can see some outlines of some diverse querelle. It goes to some detail particularly on fauna and agriculture which forced to concentrate the little harder that in other sections but a book is not unduly technicians.

Has found his theory, based in an evidence presented in this book, a lot obliging. This in spite of, think that to all the cost of if a reader finds finally persuasive or no, a reader interested in these subjects will find this book fascinating and very thought-causing.
4 / 5
Ossia The brilliant book , one of mine all-preferred of time. It is the history of a human race, that tries to explain like some subjects some wide plus in human history – a start of civilisation in a Fertile Crescent, some levels of the different development among human societies, models of migration and a world-wide domination of European-has based-cultures on some last 500 years. Diamond explicitly And insistently refuses both explicit and implicit racial explanations for these phenomena, instead finding convincing evidence for some divergences in some conditions of different start of the each society: mainly a regional flora and fauna; an exact geographic place and an ease of information and material transmission with together cultures; and a date of arrival of humans in a zone.

A fashion is clear and readable. Where Adventure to contentious terrain, explicitly gives his own view but always tries to declare a counter-argue-with him quite forces so that an unaware reader of some academic debates at least can see some outlines of some diverse querelle. It goes to some detail – particularly on fauna and agriculture – which forced to concentrate the little harder that in other sections but a book is not unduly technicians.

Has found his theory, based in an evidence presented in this book, a lot obliging. This in spite of, think that to all the cost of if a reader finds finally persuasive or no, a reader interested in these subjects will find this book fascinating and very thought-causing.
5 / 5
Ossia One 3rd time has bought this book, in that has given was my own copies twice, and recommended the long to the friends and the students that asks 'Yali' Question'. Together with almost all the world has fulfilled more the one who read it, still considers likes the warm brilliant-until a fraught subject of as/reason some parts of a world are technologically and economically more anticipated of another.
Is the a lot of required correctiva to a @@@1960s that insignia this 'geographic determinism' has not been a response. Diamond has produced quite statistical and analysis here to indicate strongly that of some earlier days of human existence until perhaps some last 1,000 years, the geography in his sense his wide plus there has been the enormous impact in that was possible in a way of technological advance.
Yes has has not faced never the class of adult the male of African students that asks his version 'Yali' Question' - Reason is, the youngster of white woman, here, in that in the education to the equal that to read the mapea' . . . (Or anything). Reason is no another round of way?' - Appreciate, likes I , the one who the present this book has been to both professors and students.
Is not a whole history of course, neither feign to be. It does not resupply any remedy - just any a lot of has required to comprise. Some of the conclusions of the diamond undoubtedly will be defied, but at least this reserves dipped a rolling of ball of entity. Wisely, partorisca court partorisca take on a last millenium when cultural diversity and the technological transmission intensified and some cultures have begun to extend more amply by means of a ball. If has the weakness, is a lack of African data, but ossia hardly lacking Diamond. Some
5 / 5
in my opinion a big plus detraction of of the this,otherwise entertaining treatise in environmental human adaption, is one writing too often sentences start to do the proposition,then go in the lengthily digressions of state/exceptions and then spend on with an original line of pensĂł.un the question is for a time come to an end in some exceptions or anything a diversion can be invariably has forgotten the one who an original discussion or the premise was in a first place and has to that remove. It have forgiven this type of error but for a persistence of authors with him,and a fact that some separates more is of him is to express clearly, likes takings an impression of bottlenecks in a that writes which interrupt one is quite the bit of unneeded repetition also,for a time has taken to some the final chapters have taken an impression that the turns was ,in general educate me on some theories have involved in the conquests of the humanity and climatic adaptations,although, are unsure of a quantity of genetic evidence this is arisen of his publication,like the wide overview would have to that think these still stands.
4 / 5
The reading headed so only this and I have to that say is a measure of the smallest source of any book there is not reading never. Of the that contrives has been for the difficult to in fact read the? It is the real harm , likes to take out of a content adds of a book.
5 / 5
Perhaps ossia the very good book . The one who knows? I do not go to discover reason a typeface is like this tiny that any one would want to read the. Calm would concern you roughly ruining your eyesight. It is ridiculous. An editor has to that be crazy thinks a lot never read this. Ossia A disadvantage of compraventa for catalogue, I supposition. Any one would buy this of the tent, never.
5 / 5
This book has been mine recommended , as I gave it the gone in of the he in him kindle sale. Premise very interesting, with well of place thought near and evidence. It can have done in of the places with the bit of aggressive modifying he so that has significant levels of repetition by means of the number of chapters - concealed is not required really to take some points by means of. Still, a book costs the read but different some of the mine no-books of fiction, probably not taking the subsequent bed.
4 / 5
A point was like this small could hardly read the like this returned the !!!
5 / 5
Guns, the germs and the steel is one of my favourite books and if any one has to that no for the bed recommend it. It goes partorisca detail in some first chapters on some origins of agriculture and CALM REASON the sure harvests have been developed while another has not been (As well as a ganaderĂ­a selective accidentel to collect better). He also described BECAUSE cultures with the big quite the population develops the need for centrical leadership to do decisions. Also, REASON an iron of the continent promotes transmission of technology and other ideas; horizontal iron (Eurasia) is better so that vertical (Africa or an Amsterdam) reason when being in the alike latitudes means alike climates. Also it means that when an invention the fact to another culture in the alike latitude is more probably to find this immediately useful invention because of a fact that has been drawn to do in the alike climate - EG. waterwheels Is so only useful in the earths have covered in (of confidence) rivers. Of course a book goes to far more detail and covers numerous other subjects, comprising colonialism.ï»ż
5 / 5
Has read this book after visiting Turchia and when be recommended he for ours drives in Machu Picchu. It is a lot readable and deserving of 5.
Among a lot other transmissions of civilisations, helps to explain reasons Inca Imperio of 10 million people has blocked under an assault of the band less than 200 Spaniards. In essence an author explains what geography, the geology and the climate have impacted in a success or otherwise of several races of villages, emphasising that is not to run for east is a successful determinant. Aim (or another colour) supremacists would benefit of the bed, supposing could open his alcohols!
Found it intriguing that in an end of a book that dips advances the proposition that a studio of history would owe that be more scientific using technical of renderizaciĂłn modern (like to interpret) so that in of the glorious stairs the historical findings could be more predictive of world-wide chances. They are sure he has something in that.
Also seats that a book (writes in 1997) could be usefully revised and updated in a light of recent archaeologic findings, many which sustain his theories. And of course, the current bibliography to add to an along one in a book.
4 / 5
There is enjoyed this book. I think that that the diamond tries to reassert some same points again and again have me like this found that spends for the patches where have found a really interesting book and another time when I have been boring. This in spite of, have on grown in a forward-settlement in Africa and this reservation have me to good sure does to think divergences among nations of the new corner. They are not 100 convince it that all can be explained by such simple factors have presented in a book but I to good sure feels has learnt the few new ideas of this book. It recommends it to any any one comprises reason some people/of countries are developed more than another.
5 / 5
If it calms it did not ask you never why a world is like this east and was, with differences in some developments in technology in his sense his wide plus, and because the big part of a world has been “conquered” for Western European villages and of the cultures, this book will go way to say you. Thoroughly Recommended.
5 / 5
My Second copy of this excellent book like my in the first place fallen east to bit with which 15 years. Logical and rational analysis of as the different results am result partorisca different societies been due to some different means in that has developed it. It seats at the side 1984 and Take 22 in mine more estimated reserves section.
4 / 5
The better way can describe this - science of Uses and logical more than racial stereotypes to explain that European all but the Native Americans deleted and a lot vice versa. It results had the plot of factors and finally some Europeans have taken lucky in the number of appearances. It wants to know that exactly? Read a book
4 / 5
Ossia the serious book , scientist , a fruit of analysis and thorough investigation.
Has not bought he for entertainment but for education (this in spite of strong that the term could be). And so only it conceal. It opens the new window in my perception of life, human history, the cause and the effect and I now tries to find material looked for the complete.
Import, is writing a lot densely, probably will require to be quite engaged to read spent to cover – and found me reading a lot of pieces on and on again to take an information in.
No for the light bedside reading. If you are calm sure wants to read something like this, then go advances. If you are doubt , in the first place try something lighter/easier. Have been warned!
5 / 5
Shining exposure of the particular chance this in spite of there was the strong chance for the edition has truncated compresses it all this to half some words or less. It contains some concepts keys that included well read defenders of the science can not be familiar with.
4 / 5
A macro-history of humankind that pre-date Harari for several years and posited some interesting ideas around advantages of the development.
5 / 5
Fascinating Concepts that treat reasons the particular countries have developed in of the different taxes, ie an English navigation by means of a world with there is anticipated technician, tools and technology while some the Native Australians were still Hunter Gatherers without tools of metal. It is when obliging and totally the scientist read that will change likes to see race and country.
4 / 5
This description is for a paperback. A book is an absolute must has read. This in spite of, a paperback the source is way to small to read comfortably. It can very still it begins to read the he so that it was too pulling for some eyes. It is unusual how is much smaller that the measure of regular source. Has has had to that return it and take the kindle the version instead when it can regulate a measure of source.
5 / 5
Ossia One of one the majority of powerful and insightful the books there is not reading never. In the rational way and offered logical of the explanations for some differences in 'developed among races and of the cultures i.et. Reason some careers/the cultures are advanced soymena' those aims that these differences are probably a result of factors like geographic isolation and an availability of 'domesticable' animal, any genetic factor or 'intelligence' stops . Entirely it undermines a racist view that some races owe that be esuperior' to another reason are more technologically anticipated or 'civilised'...
4 / 5
Like the majority of reviewers has suggested, ossia a eminently readable book that communicates the plot of information that will be new to the majority of readers. But it contains the just quantity of repetition and would have been better in two third a period. Like this highly recommended, but any to that am unable to accelerate read and of here skip in a repetititive bit quickly. Also it tends to simplify some factors that headed to a success of some civilisations and a relative failure outside, particularly in a modern age. Some of his hypotheses, like reasons Cina there is not predominated, is also feeble.
5 / 5
Like this the book has directed partorisca spend me for partorisca some last 20 years is further me, but he , and was a lot a poor plus partorisca he! The suspect was down to an a bit misleading subtitle, His no the short history of a world, is instead a tentativa partorisca explain why some parts of a world have developed much faster that another, and to the equal that has achieved a relative balance of civilisation(s) that have today. A core of one querella is in a title, but his much more complex that that, and an author an excellent work in dipping out of his argue and resupplying a underpinning evidence partorisca they.
Another reviewers has said sound the dry bed. I create, his no! I have read revised scienziathe much drier that this! Inevitably Some of some subjects, such as some plants and the animals have been domesticated can be the subject dry, but an author the really good work in doing some explanations some easy plus partorisca follow.
An amazing thing in this book is that the there is it pulled to him evidence of the wide variety of sources partorisca build on such the coherent and plausible picture. An author is the genuine polymath and his masterly subject of analysis of such the wide variety of scientific and historical fields is breathtaking. He fully merit of the his Pulitzer prize
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His easy to see reason this book is unpopular with some sections of societies, undermines a base of a lot of other theories in racial, cultural and religeous supremacy. I am convinced this in spite of, that this will be to see like one of the select little reservation of limits that forms a way perceives our origins some years partorisca come.

A Kindle the version is good conversion of an original book. Some diagrams can be augmented effectively partorisca fill a page, some subjects no free format and there are hyperlinks to some tables and the diagrams have comprised inside a text where necessary. Unfortunately some illustrations of the dish has not been comprised, probably partorisca reduce a measure of global file; this in spite of, there is not founding this partorisca be the question that follows some argue inside a text.
4 / 5
Has read so only an introduction and a first chapter, but already dates up.

Some looks to reserve to be premised around an idea of a Jump Adds Advances. This in spite of three recent discoveries would resemble seriously called partorisca question this idea; Pre-Clovis occupation done 14,550 years in a Page-Ladson place, Florida; Or-Th the dating of the crusts of carbonate has developed Neandertal origin of art of Iberian grotto; the fragment of bone of Denisova Grotto (Russia) shows that has catered /come from an individual the one who there has been the Neanderthal mother and the Denisovan father.

I felizmente read a rest of a book, when an author revises his theories in a light of these recent developments.
5 / 5
In the bed it Sapiens with his sum of the anthropological history of man there is wanted more than a same. It take this based in other descriptions and am disappointed. It begins with the man the one who is obviously be in New Guinea and felt the connection with some people there. This continuous connection while it is an impenetrable book . A tiny writing and boring recounting of human history of One to J then behind to D is like the Tarantino film. It can you do not say it joins near or no in an end to the equal that have maintained skipping advances to a next chapter. It does not believe a hype.
4 / 5
Generally some failures of books are covered for other descriptions and I think bill brysons the short history is very accessible.

My subject of boss this in spite of is a foolishly small source . It is it cries it to read frankly and has had has opened this prime of a expiry quotes for the returns would have it behind envoy has seen once a source.

Sounds like the insignificant thing to mention but when it is the fat book in the dense @@subject that has in to that looks like 7pt so only done of any sense anything. An editor really ought to know better.
4 / 5
Ossia The fascinating studio and investigation to answer the basic question of world-wide history i.et. Reason one 'west' invaded and has colonised everywhere more in planting to be invaded and colonised of them. Diamond Is the geographer like his responses are mainly geographic and look quite persuasive still line of numbers of plants and animal that could be turned to human use which in tower has given a populatations that bolt in these zones the advantage of the massive development. For this a invension to till the enormous increases have left in the alimentary production and fewer people have required to produce a same quantity. This turn released on sections of a population by other tasks as it advances technological government , head office, when be armed, invention to write, studio of science etc. Etc. Like this like this far like this well, but in some paid of Diamante lateralmente to upload almost any attention the cultures to the equal that could promote or hamper some of these developments. For example, it has been suggested that society that adoration of the ancestor of the favour can be inherently more conservative and less likely to leave innovation of then ' was a lot enough for some ancestor ...'. This has been the a lot prominent part of African traditional religions but no in Europe. It can concealed has had some impact? Daimond Does not say . So much, the seminal but in mine dress a lot totally complete account.
5 / 5
With excuses to an author, whose book I really loves read. So only it is not possible to open this (B-formed) edition without a knowledge that will have the migraine with which 5 pages. An editor has taken clearly the decision to shrink that it saves cost some pages of a hardback more than reflow a text. A lot disappointed.
4 / 5
Does not know quite roughly anthropology to know exactly which well this book is.
Is convincing, but specious the things can be convince also ( can odorare the rat easily that has read the few books in pyramidiotology - is a type to write that it is full of ifs and maybes the resulted in of the long canals of logic that arrived in fantasyland, and Diamante indulges is to a discharge)
begins politically aggressively - can say you of a title - guns, germs and steel.
But some results of message have watered down one has read more. It is like him it begins to write a book when young and that it wants to do the political statement, but has not finalised a book until it was older and more complacent.
Is repetitive - I thinks it easily could be reduced in period for at least 10.

Is basically instead natural or cultural has applied. One of the theses of Diamond is that the equal latitudes have equal climates - so much has beaten of cultures and extends east-west the fast plus that has extended north-of the sud. It is a lot reasonably, but take it too far - in some signals that looks to compare some climates of Ireland and an Undue valley, i.et. Pakistan, lol!
5 / 5
Jared Diamond there is pulled of the startling to the amalgamation of Bill Bryson is eshort History of Almost All' and Jacob Bronowski is 'An Ascent of Man'. It writes with the clarity adds and illuminates the number of turning points while looking for to explain reason some societies around a world have achieved ascendancy in another.

The main hypothesis of the diamond is that until around 11,000 BC all of a fledgling the societies scattered around a ball was in the roughly indistinto footing, struggling to take for like this of hunter-gatherers. Of this time from now on, the different groups have begun to move to the majority of the way structured of the agriculture that looks a domestication of livestock and a capacity to regulate collected arable. During a book partorisca to ask reason is that some the European nations have colonised Afria, Asia and an Amsterdam, more than another way around. Reason was these able European states to establish his supremacy?

A terrible impact of illnesses prevalent among Europeans to some new societies that has found during a New World and Australasia is a lot has documented. Diamond Affirms that some of that contaminate was contracted initially of a livestock that has formed a base of his agriculture to sustain. Diamond explores These subjects with the mix of history, archaeology and anthropology, drawing evidence of everywhere a world.

These are not of the zones that knows a lot, if anything, roughly, and has found the book of Diamante entirely engrossing. It can question some of his conclusions, but is all soundly built, and liable to cause animate debate.
4 / 5
The travesĂ­a of Jared by means of a history of men and some factors that shaped his destiny is such book of entity to read for Anthropologists, Historians, and other people have interested in an evolution of cultures.

Thinks that Jared has contributed to plot to answer an intriguing question: it is Half influencing cultures or another way around? He possibly offered some anthropological tools to help predict like the societies can evolve in some futures have based in pre-existing conditions.
5 / 5
Has been recommended this book for the fellow the one who had taken loaned my copy of '1421 A China of Year has Discovered Amsterdam' for Gavin Menzies Both books are fascinating read and there is has changed significantly/enlightened my view of as world-wide has to that where is today. Both are big law but really well an endeavour. Both authors have dipped in the vast quantity to do to produce some books. Also it is that it interests that both authors have come to the his @@subject other funds I like this suspicious has seen his subjects with slightly of different eyes. It was the big coincidence that has read both reserves an after another but is the utmost compliment to the each one like this another, a sum of one 2 that they are more adds that to individual books.
4 / 5
As the majority of reviewers has suggested, ossia a eminently readable book that communicates the plot of information that will be new to the majority of readers. But it contains the just quantity of repetition and would have been better in two third a period. Like this highly recommended, but any to that am unable to accelerate read and of here skip in a repetititive bit quickly. Also it tends partorisca simplify some factors that headed to a success of some civilisations and a relative failure outside, particularly in a modern age. Some of his hypotheses, like reasons Cina there is not predominated, is also feeble.
5 / 5
Innovative and well has has articulated perspectives on developer of engine of the society. The only critique is that this can be bit it repetitive and could have been shortened for pages.
5 / 5
Behind Diamond of Jared on his coherent hypothesis partorisca like state quo has come partorisca be with excellent examples of history and with the know in a geography, geology and ecology of a planet how is today and to the equal that was pre-historically. You will learn something roughly history, anthropology, biology, ecology and included linguistic. But, more importantly, will be able to answer reason is that the sure societies have come partorisca dominate another
4 / 5
This in spite of a book is very very researched, is extremely last partorisca read! Still with stronger that usual glasses - and can read more books without glasses. It is the shame of cryings , really, similar measure of the source would not owe that be acceptable
5 / 5
Very sad, has had to that return a book because of an extremely small source measure - I could do no read.
4 / 5
Fantastic overview of world-wide history - of particular use to dispel racist theories.
5 / 5
Look in and comprise a world-wide differently after reading this book
5 / 5
That more can one adds to all an official revises concealed has been written already?
4 / 5
Is coming a lot of packaged was the present for my partner. Any harm to a book. Happy client
5 / 5
To this saying is not in depth enough: it is not meant to be. Ossia Add it intro to a field
5 / 5
It can not be happier in this compraventa. Totally value of the money :)
4 / 5
Good Book , that Interests Read, Maintain you interested and has involved.
5 / 5
A little longitude winded in time but a book the work adds that it explains history and helping you better to comprise what regime and randomness is involved in a development of human cultures.
5 / 5
Has bought this partorisca my brother my young plus the one who adores history, reading. It says that it is the fantastic bed.
5 / 5
Calms @of the reasons there is like this differentiates among country
4 / 5
This was the present but a recipient has said was an excellent history of a development of man.
5 / 5
Incredible book. A breadth and the depth of knowledge contains to comprise the multiple fields is impressive. During a text Jared weaves to oblige the and persuasive querella in an influence of geography in a development of has advanced civilisation.
5 / 5
All the world in a world would owe that read this book. If you want to comprise the one who are for sympathetic to the equal that take here, then this book will do that superbly. Like the effect lateralmente undermines a base of virtually each one bigoted the racist opinion has has not listened never. Excellent reading. This would have to that be the text of level of school history .
4 / 5
The book adds. It recommends to any interested in because increase of civilisation in of the different locations and reasons some continents are more predisposed partorisca advance of the development that another. Fascinating.

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4 / 5
All the world would owe that buy one of these :-) it does not import where coming from you/come from. One dips was is very intuitive and easy to follow. This book would owe that cost two times so much so that well it is :-) . It likes in all the chance goodbye
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Top Customer Reviews: The Etymologicon: A ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 58 ratings
5 / 5
There is no logical real to this book. It moves of a word or historical fact on to another in the seemingly random fashion that follows a connection or peripheral idea and then linking to another. This means that it is not the book of reference but so only an interesting collection of facts partorisca those of us those who love words. I found it extremely enjoyable and very interesting reason a thick author delves behind to an origin of words and then shows that links to another. Also it gives bit of historical facts roughly like the words were used originally and then as it has changed partorisca be used taste today.

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5 / 5
A utter delight. Mark has an incredible way with tongue, and clearly enjoys to give join you punchline then doing you behind to him. Example: you say that Starbucks the caff is appointed with which solve it muddy in Yorkshire. Intrigued? In 2 or 3 brisk, witty the pages explain exactly like this ossia. And each finals of chapter with some class of fun gag or wordplay this directs neatly to a prjimo. You can read this in small 5-small chunks or really ploughed by means of him. I chose it up in paperback when it was liberto and read the a lot times on, then has taken the Kindle copies so only to always the have on me partorisca the bit of fun. Also the entertainment adds partorisca confuse your friends with. They think that that you are assigned when calm say them 'regime of pot' is everything in French and of the chickens.
5 / 5
In another description has said that some Elements of Eloquence was quite possibly a better book in an English tongue had read this year. I have added a caveat that was still to read A Etymologicon. A predictive caveat now looks entirely justified like Etymologicon is in fact a better book in an English tongue has read this year.

The reading is like having a the majority of interesting conversation can imagine with one of some elves of a QI instruments (and in fact thinks some of a content of a show of BBC has been determined to read this book). An origin of words, the sentences and the names of place is something concealed there is always fascinated me and like this the book was for the treat every time of a page.

Mark Forsyth is not so only learnt it etymologist is also in possession of the a lot of droll felt of humour and has had this reserves to be written for more can not be been a creation to amuse is. Forsyth Perhaps could do a dry plus of subjects fascinating, but since it already possesses the predilection for English some turns of comic of his circulate to stroll by means of one has concealed connections of a tongue simply represents icing in the cake of explosions with a tastiest of ingredients.

Are not that it goes the waffle on roughly all some origins of word explains but if I remember the averages that was it in a book will have improved my knowledge significantly in a law to read A Etymologicon and have ammunition aplenty when it thinks that that the conversation can warrant the know' In fact have already regaled my friends with histories of some origins of buffs, slaves, soldate, cheques, and a Shell of name of the company for way of an approval of Forsyth books.

Of all some books can have recommended this year, thinks that ossia my recommendation of a year. I have been given A Horologicon to the equal that will complete a trilogy' and will leave is if it is like this as well as another two some time a new year. I have received also four Philip K Dick free and like this like this expected my bookshelves positively is bending under a weight of all a reading has to that look forward to.
5 / 5
If there are other books quite like this, there is no to found them never. In the each short chapter, an author chooses the word (or the root) and basically pursue with him, teasing was all some meanings and of the connections, before cleverly dipping on a next chapter. There is the enormous quantity of information in here, any one only on some words they, but roughly history and linguistic theory, although a tone is always light. I have wanted to you love/ It To it absolutely and for years to come, will be the launch hand of mine ebook in of the places bored like this of the airports.
4 / 5
Fascinating, With the episodes add and some delicious turns of sentence.
Mark sells in the enormous quantity of etymology that is like this intriguing and often like this witty that constantly it will find you that it tries to memorise some calm facts so many can say other people.
Some chapters are frequently dense, packing in of the so many definitions in not developing never canals of words that can that to him be dizzying experience to the equal that try to take in a haste of knowledge.
Does not concern this in spite of, is writing accessibly with the big dose of the humour stirred in.

Has some genuine lightbulb the moments where can see you an interaction of influences among words, thought and culture and like each one constantly forms some another.

Is to good sure the book the launch hand of. Have read branches to cover and has finalised to feel that while a fashion has involved, is the bit of the flat experience - with each chapter written with one same pacing, so only covering different words and adding more talent. This the ideal fact for inaugural at random, or leaving in a basin for your guests partorisca enjoy.
5 / 5
They are like this miffed that my memory is unable to maintain these words in my poor old brain, this, together with his another is a hilarious jaunt by means of an English tongue and very deserved of the main recognition that partorisca be sold of economic in some tents of Word.
5 / 5
It is the work very well has run-designate take facts. Otherwise, Any partner would be able to have the conversation with me without me pouncing during his words and untangling and that connects animal him. How it is, so only I will be restricto the pouncing in a word and saying - is that GENERAL of the calm word so only used a lot of bed that fabulous reserves A Etymologicon and see like link to the people that do oaths hand-on-testicles.

Would want to invite this author partorisca dine, (although it can not take, or wants to, the word in edgeways!) Such is a absorto, inventive, eclectic, playful alcohol, weaving near such the fascinating circularity of linguistic musing. Derivations Can be an interesting, but often quite dryly the subject has explained. Any here. Forsyth Is scholarly, witty, conversational, and enormously excited and ardent in his subject, sweeping a reader enthusiastically upwards and from now on in the circle adds linguistic connections. Ossia The smiled -on-yours-expensive-laugh-was-strong-gosh-this-is-FASCINATING-I-master-to-know-more classifies of book.

Has been loved to find that my undergarments for my nether the regions have sympathetic origins (One a lot beleaguered model of Venice, Santo Pantaleon, (bad All-Sympathetic); Venetians often then informed to like this Trousers ; Comedy of the Art gives a character Trousers that spends a typical fashion of breeches, Pantaloons, gone through these Venetians; Trousers!

Considering Stanley Kubrick? Well Milton Was an inventor , likes Shakespeare, of the enormous number of words and sentence that is now common coinage in our tongue. One of these Miltonic the words was a word spends' applied cosmologically.

So much, without Milton, Kubrick seminal (!) The film could have has had to call 2001-An Add Void Odyssey. That can have been the disaster , like the subliminal linguistic message could be be interpret likes 2001 - a to A-Void. Particularly if any one was familiarised with connections to subjects lavatorial and colonic watering in a no-Miltonic ways to describe a cosmos ( will be necessary was)

Brilliant book!
5 / 5
When it Was 17 or so that I the bit of etymology (studio of origin of word) in a Level and quite enjoyed the, esanta has come from/come from St Nick which is related to Nick Old that Devil of half' this class of what. Some of these books that marks the splash around a festive season can be gimmicky but when have remarked that A Etymologicon was 99p in Kindle, has taken has creates in the first place that it was perhaps the etymological dictionary but in this price : the subject. It is not quite it conceal this in spite of.

Author Mark Forsyth the clear gives support etymologist take on the travesa circulates by means of an origin of popular words, sentences and cultural references, beginning and when finalising with book and of the sentences to those condition of use likes him 'to launch of a book' and 'cooks some reservation'

A book often is amusing and gives a feeling of the man with the passion for his subject that speaks in you incessantly roughly he in the party or something, but, far to be annoying this tongue of the fire of the machine gun is really interesting and often entertaining, Forsyth certainly has the way with words and often can be amuse.

Has discovered very interesting factoids of Gentleman Forsyth: some contributi have done for Milton and Shelley to an English tongue, reason Wendy is not the name of real daughters but Neverland is the real place, reason the boots of computers on and takes bugs and users of experience of computer Spam, reason all the guns are female and where some sentence 'in a buff' and 'before I can say Jack Robinson' coming from/come from.

Has had one that has known already in there this in spite of : a correlation among a Starbucks canal of house of the caff and Herman Melville.

A Etymologicon takes a fashion of some radio characteristics has seen where a song has touched a day has the connection of the roundabout with a song has touched a next day and each chapter tends to finalise with a word which will be explained in a prjimo. A question with this book is that although it is entertaining his fashion of fast fire can feel relentless and can forget quite quickly that has arrived to be said, although I have read a book in the linear way the few days, is much more a class to reserve to be dipped in and out of, the table of caff or class of book of the basin of what. (I knows people those who have maintained reservation in his hire although I not having never )

there is enjoyed this reserves as it also has the cryptic concurrido fashionable of the crossword in a backside and would recommend it to readers and wordsmiths everywhere. I have decided already to buy this for the pair of people and door out of the follow until good sure will take it. It has been selling is gone in of the bookshops of then was looked on Irradiate of BBC 4 9/10
5 / 5
An English tongue is full of words with unexpected origins and fascinating histories, but has abundance of the already available books roughly his, aimed in a general reader and usually in interesting. As because another? That this a different? The helps of knowledge of an author, of course, like this do his fashion partorisca entertain and his obvious passion partorisca a subject - but a better selling point for 'A Etymologicon' is an approximation taken. More than the series of disconnected sections or the dictionary-like collection of words and his explanations, which there is here is the in bylines and cohesive approximation with the history or the use of a word that directs on to his unexpected reports, then in his and like this on. Some links has established is the place was like the narrative: a book is by train partorisca say the history, the history in a tongue tongue today. And he he well, both informing and entertaining us. Partorisca Lovers of some wonderful, quirky, sometimes puzzling, often fascinating, living sewing that it is an English tongue 'A Etymologicon' is highly recommended reading.
5 / 5
Has this book in mine Kindle and has listened a series of ORIGINAL BBC eats; because I seat a need of the possess like a book of audio also?

If the closing to find a Etymologicon, then the the real extracted partorisca expect you. It takes it NOW! It does not import if the be in a form of original paper, one and-book or this book of audio - is all the utmost. A Etymologicon describes like this, 'one circulate stroll by means of some connections have hid of an English tongue'. The sounds bit it glorious, but a reality is the fun book that is packed with fascinating histories of some origins, and link unexpected, among English words. It begins life like Inky Fool blog, created for Mark Forsyth and evolved to the humorous, but educational, taking.

Each chapter follows the different edge by means of our beloved tongue and, whilst am contained to recognise my ignorance, will not believe any of you the one who says me that they have known all some link intricate in any chapter - and this comprises of the followers, likes I, those who have read and has listened a sometimes a lot of book!

This version of audio any scrimp, covers a complete book on 6 CD is. I ask roughly some books of audio; when you have listened once to the whodunnit, loves to listen again? In another hand, a Etymologicon is packed like this with information that one can read it, several times and listen to a copy of disk in of the multiple occasions this in spite of any glean all an information that Gentleman Forsyth offered. If one is invited never to the party to dine, given for the fellow upper, the course dipped then of this collection in the player of means comunicacionales of your car. I guarantee that, when it arrive, will have stirs it whole of interesting facts to do your conversation: in fact, I have invented a game of those that similar done a can present in the alone evening (the duplicates of points are attributed for one the majority of esoteric!) Three players, in a knowledge, can entirely banjax the condescending host, with in of the minutes - try it!
5 / 5
The book adds like the present or partorisca self. Interesting bed. Well partorisca read in a gone or table of caffĂš. Any something would read partorisca cover to cover like the novel.
Finds that it interests with the fund in linguistic and tongues but good partorisca all the audiences in my opinion. Episodes or subject of good conversation.
5 / 5
Has this book in mine Kindle and has listened a series of ORIGINAL BBC eats; reason seat a need of the possess like a book of audio also?

If the closing to find a Etymologicon, then the the real extracted partorisca expect you. It takes it NOW! It does not import if the be in a form of original paper, one and-book or this book of audio - is all the utmost. A Etymologicon describes like this, 'one circulate stroll by means of some connections have hid of an English tongue'. The sounds bit it glorious, but a reality is the fun book that is packed with fascinating histories of some origins, and link unexpected, among English words. It begins life like Inky Fool blog, created for Mark Forsyth and evolved to the humorous, but educational, taking.

Each chapter follows the different edge by means of our beloved tongue and, whilst am contained to recognise my ignorance, will not believe any of you the one who says me that they have known all some link intricate in any chapter - and this comprises of the followers, likes I, those who have read and has listened a sometimes a lot of book!

This version of audio any scrimp, covers a complete book on 6 CD is. I ask roughly some books of audio; when you have listened once to the whodunnit, loves to listen again? In another hand, a Etymologicon is packed like this with information that one can read it, several times and listen to a copy of disk in of the multiple occasions this in spite of any glean all an information that Gentleman Forsyth offered. If one is invited never to the party to dine, given for the fellow upper, the course dipped then of this collection in the player of means comunicacionales of your car. I guarantee that, when it arrive, will have stirs it whole of interesting facts to do your conversation: in fact, I have invented a game of those that similar done a can present in the alone evening (the duplicates of points are attributed for one the majority of esoteric!) Three players, in a knowledge, can entirely banjax the condescending host, with in of the minutes - try it!
4 / 5
A book is excellent. I have feigned so only explore some first few pages and has finalised to read the all one the way by means of me prenderĂĄ that now, but calm once begin to ask you where the words comes from/to come from resulted the little adictiva ;-)

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, 'directed a' attention to,' of . It feels, intendre 'to direct one this attention ' (in Modern French mainly 'to listen'), of L. Understand 'Tour one' attention, tension,' lit. Estretch Was, extends,' of in- 'to' (sees in- (2)) + tend 'to extend' (goes tenet). Sense of 'have like the plan' (late 14c.) It was present in Latin. A Germanic word partorisca east was ettle, of Or.N. ĂŠtla 'To think, conjecture, proposes,' of . ahta 'Consideration, attention' (cf. Ou.et. eaht, Ger. acht). Feigned (n.) 'An is feigned husband or woman' is of 1767.
, metathesis Of Ou.et. ĂŸurh, Of . thurkh (Cf. Or.S. thuru, . thruch, . It gilds, Of the. Raisin, . thuruh, Ger. durch, Goth. ĂŸairh 'By means of'), of base of CAKE tere- 'by means of' (cf. Skt. tirah, Avestan taro 'By means of, further,' L. trans 'Further,' . Three, Welsh among 'By means of'). Any clearly differentiated of thorough until prompt . Spelling thro was common . The spelling has reformed thru (1917) is mainly .
4 / 5
Can does not be missing anything in this book, Mark Forsyth rids the fascinating and often creates very pleasant ours tongue. I enjoyed it really. I have found one beginning more entertaining, caused to laugh out of strong and has resisted my husband to read his a lot of time. I recommended it to my dad, the one who like the polyglot, is fascinated for the links sees in second looks unconnected tongues (for example a word for chair in Welsh and Piemontes). I will be to look it was by other books for Mark Forsyth from now on.
5 / 5
Was bit it unsure in a etymologicon and has concerned of not finding interesting. Felizmente Was wrong and some 6-odd days of travelling am spent to listen to these 6 cds was immensely that it interest and pleasurable.

A whole thing is a narrative has registered, based to a book (which have not read). The start with books is introducted to has has related words (costruttrici of book, bookies etc) and is engagingly says like these words come roughly. In the Then stroll by means of a lot of characteristic of an English tongue to arrive in an end with books. A whole tone of a narrator is interesting and slightly (but a lot on) amusing. If any one takes a BBC dramatision of Hitchhikers Drive to a Galaxy, and agrees a tone and way of this 'drive' this is exactly that is to take here to effect add.

Chair that has had such enjoyable listens to this (and will repeat this again and again) that chair ossia very worthy of full stars. This in spite of buyers beware that ossia the together of CD is so that it is a lot last to locate the particalar nugget of the information has to that it loves dipped he in future. With the book can go to an indication, this in spite of here calms possibly will require to spend for a thing learns again to discover for example a meaning of 'pig in the poke' or 'left a cat out of a stock exchange'. It conceal it is not the failure with a product this in spite of, so only the quirk of a half.

This is to recommend highly
5 / 5
To the left say that have to him legustado this book so that it has bought a version of paper.
Although Simon Pastor reads this unexpurgated the extremely good gem (this class of looks of what today usually do deep fault Fry'd in Qi and well battered) are not engreĂ­do that a audiobook the format is adapted ideally to a content, if so only reason is more difficult the launch hand of him he casualidad.
Our host Mark Forsyth aka a Inky Fool has the amour of words, sentences and a derivation of the although it admits can overpower his audience (clue: ANY idly ask reason a thing is dunking resists a cookie of name). One favours of word of course to another and some connections are that it spends a narrative to the long of.
Has to that be said this in spite of that the difference of a flatus mentioned in a text, quickly rid and oh-like this-dulcemente (Or! P-Or) Forgotten, some definitions whilst intriguing and 'wow! I have not known Never this' tend to wash on you, each moving a last ... But each one which so it is fascinating in him him the very natural curiosity in this which has done English a rich and more natural more frank tongue of a world has civilised. If has no such desire to learn then this together/of disk of the book is not for you.... It goes to open the beer and look a telly belch grunt - anything.

A last word to warn. It does not listen to this together whilst driving. You will be during a street that would BE NECESSARY to be you attention to arrest to.
5 / 5
Has taken this in Kindle, but in planting to seat for the bed sequentially, found me the hand of launching of in my telephone in of the unlikely places, or it reading while commuting. It is fun, is light, and is probably quite well in refreshing a background vocabulary, any to mention a rusty bit of Latins.

Has abundance of the descriptions that describes this book, as I will limit mine. I particularly like a structure to meander, one follows of a derivation to another, as well as some individual fragment they. I find a talent that pleases and not nettling never. My preferred derivation can be a poison of sausage (botox - has!) Or a fact that black is white (any really, obviously, but are paraphrasing ad absurdum more than leaving a cat out of a stock exchange - ossia well, calm can look him on here). Or perhaps my preferred is a an I last bed.

Does not think that is to say the book would seat with when they are in a way for the 'pertinent bed'. It is not the very that satisfies history, warehouse of information, obliging querella, strong opinion, or anything more could look for in the book. It is more than the hemps that the lunch, well in some pertinent occasions, bit it too light when it win him to him. But it is it adds for the diversion, and if an author comes up with something more in vetoes it looked, to good sure will be to buy the. Now, so only count a number of uncertain and mixed sentences and metaphors here!
5 / 5
Has taken the little has bitten intoxicated to a knowledge of this book while reading it, loses tweeting some bits founds to interest. In fact I lose to find some interesting bits, hopefully that follows Forsyth is the blog will help to remedy that.

There is enjoyed really this book. Any what follows mine twitter feeds is likely to see has loved to discover on some words. (Punctual was an Anglo-Saxon word for now, but the humans are for character procrastinators so that a meaning has changed. You know it conceal?).

A writing was a lot of conversational, which he very easy to read and easy to comprise.

I also loved like each chapter has linked to a prĂłjimo to link some words each chapter headed and finalising with. He the the little hard to dip down this in spite of, which is not like this well when you are in the bus, or in your pause of lunch.

Me To him also the pocola dead in a world, the number of the people of time has begun to speak mine so only for me a lot an opinion.

Can not expect read Forsyth is offering more recent, A Horologicon.
4 / 5
Thoroughly There Is enjoyed these reservations some first time read it, and enjoyed it much less on in the bed quell'again. It is informative without being dull, in fact he @@@sparkle with humour and improbabilities. It debunks A lot of some things have believed always in sentences and of the sure words - comprising 'debunk' (So much is because of Edward Buncombe and Buncombe County, North Carolina!!)
I amour reserves which aim some reasons use sure expressions, and in the help to comprise a lot so only some origins of the words given, but also in the help to remark an advance and development of tongue, which this reserves done like excellently. If they can give this information in the humorous and entertaining way, so much a better to the equal that are far more probably to retain and use that the information enjoys to learn the.
5 / 5
I have it that there is wanted always the words and this little book is the banquet of them! It is the meandering the travesĂ­a verbal that locates some origins of municipalities and uncommon the words and some link among them in small bites and easily manageable. This would be the book adds for a travesĂ­a daily to do so that it is like this easy to choose up and read for just the pocolos small the time like each like this of some chapters is so only the few pages long. A writing is clear and informative and a book is full of humour and pleasant references the people, places and chances that certainly will arm calm with more than pocolos interesting facts to speak roughly in time of lunches.

Kindle The presentation is really very good. There is enough the little footnotes, all which perfectly like this hyperlinks. Also it has the examples of the unusual sources have used in a section to show as 'is resulted '&' that is reproduced amiably like this of the small pictures.

In general: 5 stars - Interesting, apes and a lot very reproduced in a Kindle.
4 / 5
This book is the boon to a reader to to which likes to know like his tongue has evolved. An author has a lot of credentials and recommends this like the good random bed for the rainy day. A fashion is amusing and will finalise to know a lot of @fare small to bore your freinds and family with!
4 / 5
Is well... To be sincere a better thing in of the this is a good hardback spent with a gold inlay. It is entertaining at the beginning, but expected for something bit it deeper. His fashion to write that it takes the tedious May with which roughly 1/4 way by means of a book, and has finalised not reading gone through the half way. You take a sense is looking for to entertain, but a way goes roughly predictable taking and the bit to annoy. Still, it is not that bad... It suggest not reading he in an order some chapters are presented: so only open in the random page and read of there that... Some chapters are very short - only the pair of pages, as among a bath.
4 / 5
Has bought this book to the equal that love words, and some origins of words. That has not expected was to be charmed & entertainment, enlightened and has surprised everything in a small book. Brilliantly writing, can be been the dry like @@subject of powder but an author written with talent as well as learning. Bought as the gone-to from time to time of book, has devoured he in a seating. Shining - and am able to bore familiar & friends with calm a lot of ' knows is!
4 / 5
There is enjoyed really this book. Unfortunately I enjoyed it really when have in the first place bought he in the different coverage three years ago. I am annoyed really when editors rerelease the books in of to to the different coverages like that like this shortly after an initial sale. It is the cynical ploy to take the people was, mine, and unworthy.
4 / 5
Well, That can say? Ossia A definite Etymologicon experience; humour and stock exchange in a touch of the key. So much, it seats with the good cup of tea and the cookie and leave an attractive voice of entrance of Shepherd of Simon calms. Prpers Having listened to this together wonderful of disks, gave him like me the present in the partner of the my the one who has has had recently the operation of knee and is not inner like this mobile a moment. It listens to this cornucopia of wonderful words while it is doing his tapestry. That the way adds to spend an evening :-) also it has a book!! Another Etymologicon defender - only can not take enough of him and is looking forward to a publication of a next volume. In the chance there is anone that lives the one who any closing knows the one who A Etymologicon is roughly, his subject is a history and origin of words, has said unstuffily and with the humour adds. Each link of word with some prĂłjimos and some last link of word behind to a first word in a book (or disk) - inventive!
4 / 5
Can comprise reason some people really displease this book. It is not the book of reference, is the romp, the ramble by means of etymology, the hike to a wilds of tongue. Beside the tendency to use of a quite wonderful author but slightly uncommon vocabulary (to to the words like propinquity, for of example, a one there is remarked today... His vocabulary does to read this in Kindle very useful, if has the word of 4 or 5 syllables that is not sure was, a built in the dictionary is like this useful!), His quite manic fashion is enough to turn a brain to cheese of cream. This in spite of, if this class of book is yours esew' (and would have to that think that read a sample or a esinterior of announced the pages would leave is a way or another), calm then can well, taste, the find of interesting, fascinating and amusing. Lame in a sale navideña, and seldom there is has had such entertainment for less than the crux.
5 / 5
With 'A Etymologicon' Mark Fosyth has created an extremely that it interest and humorous book in a subject of etymology - ossia, some origins of words and tongue. Some facts resupplies before is fascinating quite (my personal favourite was Winston Churchill integral function in a creation of a word 'tank' for an armoured struggling vehicle) but also directs to weave comparisons and brilliant connections throughout also, and any of these are maintained; they are all bona fide, often links ready.

Some rests of book until short, manageable chunks, meaning it can be chosen up and read for 1 small or 1 now this in spite of of the 100 entertainment. Forsyth Is writing the fashion is witty and jokey, that means that this book in the second looks to dull the subject is not so only fascinating but laugh of time-was-strong ape. T
4 / 5
Any with the amour of the words and the curiosity in his origins will adore this book - does not give it to them with which a festive lunch master helps with a wash-on, reason will be glued his for hours, alternately laughing hysterically and saying 'Extraordinary! It has known no Never that!'
4 / 5
If, taste, you of delight in an English tongue and is often founds to consult the Theasaurus, this little tomb is an absolute delight . A calm book send on journies of unexpected exploitation of a history and the origins of words see every day, many of the which for real are surprising. A Etymologican is the convenient A5 measure and attractively hard joined, written with humour, does not note like an encyclopaedia.

Sincerely recommends the copy if so only for ammunition in an opposition of next pub. This in spite of, enjoy poetry, Rupert Brook perhaps, or reading esoteric ( can look that on too much!) Prose Of critics of art, John Ruskin, Brian Sewell, his mandate of the tongue written bursts into life. WELL, they are to take and have some time in my hands, but this book is to good sure one for a list navideña.
5 / 5
I have loved this book! Had the delight of sympathetic in the each page. Writing in a way to entertain, with a lot of humour and dry talent, has not had the moment of boredom or dusty academy. If it likes- you join fashion of Bill Bryson, will want to read this book.

One one or two poor indications thus book are besides comprehension mine and one the majority of logical explanation is that perhaps they are rival authors in a subject same. It is not supposition to be the book of the reference written for university students. It is entertaining exploitation of where some words and the sentences use every day come from words we so only a lot usually reflect to.

' Has been sold the creature there...' Have all has said this, but like him in fact bad and where coming from/come from? You will discover here, together with countless other examples.

Shining! Amado the and will read several times.
4 / 5
Excellent. Fascinating Contained and very presented in of the short sections that leaves for an easy bed and well to choose up and place down without losing clue. Very accessible and enjoyable read - a lot of recommended
5 / 5
is impossible to estimate so only that the investigation has to that it has gone to this book. Each word occupies the chapter, and each advantages of chapter of course to some prĂłjimos. In exploring like the particular word has come roughly, an author also delves to some origins of tongues and gives fascinating the information said of another way and expressions. I have tried at the beginning to agree the origin of the each word, but was far, far too much to take in. For the half-the way by means of me has found to result repetitive - understandably - have taken like this the pause of him, and now just diving in and was until I will finalise a book. But it is work very impressive , learning rid with the light touch and good humour throughout.
5 / 5
This book is entertainment adds . It is the necessary correctiva to an avalanche of folk to available etymology, particularly in a form of books of presents of the Christmas. There is some real stock exchange and learning in shows here, a lot in a tradition of a Q I program in television of BBC. A house here this in spite of is uniformly tongue, and a result is energetic and humorous odyssey by means of some connections and of the reports that weaves normalised of semantic weight during some glories of an English tongue. If it find one knowing slightly past esady clogs' the atmosphere of Stephen Fries grating, this probably is not one reserve. Otherwise Chairs behind and enjoy a walk. This audio CD version is an ideal mate for the walk along, counteracting a banalities of popular radio!
4 / 5
Adds the launch hand of. Words and his meanings and derivations is chattily explored with obvious interest.
Would want to have some sources for all this information dip was but this would do another and much less entertaining book. Certainly value a penny I paid and some costs of delivery, too
5 / 5
Oh, there is enjoyed this. If you are a class of person the one who reads a dictionary (look on a word, gone back a page, sees another, think 'oh, these looks to interest' and like this on) will love this book. It is the bit likes QI is a show - and in a calm end inform to esee page 1'. After the moment, calm sometimes asks you if some facts in a book are really true, look like this odd, and is not necessarily the book that can read you to cover to cover, otherwise your eyes would glaze with which so only the few pages.

But maintain biting in him, and take the wonderful lunch ...
5 / 5
Ossia He fascinating read, directing logically, as he , of a @@@subject to another entirely different a. There are shadows of '1066 And All Concealed' humour roughly he here and there like him the fact the light bed and one that can you to him chooses up and fall any time. If you are interested in etymology and tongue, will read with interest and distraction; if it is not still an interest, is the very good introduction and will direct calm to one @@subjects slightly, enthusiastically and humorously. You will find in an end of him that wants to know much more roughly some of some subjects have touched on in brief. It is likely to direct the investigation further!
5 / 5
Witty Read that the frames think in a source of words uses almost daily. A book is place was calm so much can read short explanations or have the session besides. Unlikely that fulfilled it read yes calm read that too quickly everything immediately without savouring some explanations. I do not have any idea if some explanations for a source of words is well; I so only found the enjoyable and has thought to cause.
4 / 5
Like the person to the that likes read first to go to sleep at night but failure to agree a lot a next morning like the principle, ossia the perfect product for a purpose. The interesting sections the scarce can be read without too much of endeavour and is almostly invariably that it interest and amusing, this in spite of occasionally quite hard to believe... It is an excellent street to discover some of one background the a lot of expressions and of the common sentence that can have surprisingly ancient or quirky the origins and @thought like my granddaughter of 10 intelligent years would enjoy it, and then found some material which have thought perhaps would owe that expect the few first years of the give his!
5 / 5
Some good hires read like each chapter is so only the little of the pages long. Some connections among chapters are maintained often and a bit forced, but still a enjoyable read. Probably wise to verify some first facts to quote of the reservation likes some of a factoids attack me like this dubious.
4 / 5
It take this with some doubt as it looks the bit nerdy, but joy of joys an author the fact highly entertaining, extracted some meanings and of the origins of where the words comes from/come from and where arrive in our use of daily/occasional tongue, is entertaining in a fact that the chapter further of advantage of chance to a prĂłjimo with some word or of the words, has the pithy sense of the humour and ossia that really mark a book. I can say that I have learnt the plot and desire that any in my youth had been in some schools have answered and could have learnt more.
In general an easy bed with short chapters, at all deep and big
4 / 5
the book has arrived today and has has had to that the place down after so only seven pages l; it is I hyperventilate of a surplus partorisca laugh
4 / 5
An epic, witty, acute and inciseful stroll by means of a dusty and less very travelled byways of our etymological past. Mark Forsyth has an obvious and sincere entertainment of words, his origins and some mutations of the same on some years, like the words take battered around, misheard and mispelt until they result something new. Partorisca Chances like an use of the word partorisca aims has evolved of a word of same source partorisca black.

Some movements partorisca reserve on in the pleasant step and is the fascinating way to learn more roughly concealed that it is everything too often taken partorisca admitted, words.

I amour this book.

Shabby!
5 / 5
Has the danger when building the whole book around an origin of words that with which the while it turns to the cast along, long - and be a worse partorisca that.

To the equal that has been the like partorisca find that an author has directed partorisca avert concealed.

He he partorisca reconstruct some histories and a history that headed to some words that comes into use.

In general - some good surprises in an origin of words - and maintenances that loves to quote fragment of the histories of a the author.

So much, to all that looks for a esarrendamiento of a butterfly' - read and enjoy.
4 / 5
Ossia The really entertaining read yes is interested in trivia, history or has included a derivation of words. Forsyth Is witty and the scholar like the book is funny and involving, any as a really would expect of a subject. It can be dry and dull, is not .

An English tongue is built on sources like this different that mark he far more complex that learn that other tongues. The sentences and the daily words have changed to mean over time and often have funds quite contrary.

Ossia A adictiva little read.
4 / 5
Has think that this was the fantastic book ! I have learnt a lot of new things roughly tongue, as have has had always an interest in an English tongue recommends this book to another the one who also has this interest. This book, has found, was very very researched and some the individual chapters have flowed a lot amiably and some link among them were a lot ready. I found it a lot of adictiva and a lot once lose interest, because of this I am in fact sad that finalised it. To good sure will be king-reading it on and on again in a future.
Like this the book is like this informative I recommends it by all the world like the must-read.
4 / 5
Has been recommended this book for my Kindle for the fellow the one who has spoken highly of pode without state accidents that Kenneth was 100 corrected in this book ( the incidently is also available in bookform for those of you the one who only wants to be page turners...) It Likes him the smith of the word for an author is as to any and there was chuckling in a description of a lot of parts of him.
All really can say is to love the words and his east rid is for him there has no an example of Baldrick answered to a defination of the DOG -is not the CAT!
5 / 5
The life is short as so only do not write never the descriptions for books enjoy. I have it that has not finalised still this book but a lot am enjoying the reading. It is written in the light hearted and the fashion relaxed but is packed tight with interesting and informative etymologies, many of the how was new mine. How it is it likes to stroll the but the quite brisk stroll by means of the fascinatingly dress detailed and frequently amazing linguistic and historical. Some references are simple, clear and sound. Looking the advances there are some oppositions in an arrival that the look has amused. I have found also the resource of mine new web among some sources. It is an excellent little book and presented to an author is to blog which will be to maintain an eye on in a future.
4 / 5
Has listened the readings of this book in Radio 4, and promptly has bought he of Amazon. They are always state fascinated for tongues and some similarities among many of them, and yes, confesses are the bit of the tongue pedant also.

A book is so only a lot of entertainment, exploring a development of idioms and modern words. Some of some explanations / of histories touch more credible that another, has to be said; but a world is the odd quite put for even a estupefaciente some to be true.

Like-you the words or the tongues, and enjoy using them, ossia for you.
5 / 5
That'd has think that such an apparently dull subject @@@subject like the etymology simultaneously could be entertain and informative? Clearly, a Inky Fool is anything but the fool, and is spent extracted adds to time labouring by means of careful investigation of an origin of words. Perhaps some of his findings are, says, verging in some speculative. Easily it admits to this. But in a whole, ossia the serious piece to research ossia very presented and is enjoying the success has deserved. One a myriad of adulatory reviewers. Lang Power your lum reek, ladies!
4 / 5
A utter delight. Mark has an incredible way with tongue, and clearly enjoys to give join you punchline then doing you behind to him. Example: you say that Starbucks the caffĂš is appointed with which solve it muddy in Yorkshire. Intrigued? In 2 or 3 brisk, witty the pages explain exactly like this ossia. And each finals of chapter with some class of fun gag or wordplay this directs neatly to a prĂłjimo. You can read this in small 5-small chunks or really ploughed by means of him. I chose it up in paperback when it was liberto and read the a lot times on, then has taken the Kindle copies so only to always the have on me partorisca the bit of fun. Also to the entertainment adds to confuse your friends with. They think that that you are assigned when calm say them 'regime of pot' is everything in French and of the chickens.
5 / 5
In another description has said that some Elements of Eloquence was quite possibly a better book in an English tongue had read this year. I have added a caveat that was still to read A Etymologicon. A predictive caveat now looks entirely justified like Etymologicon is in fact a better book in an English tongue has read this year.

The reading is like having a the majority of interesting conversation can imagine with one of some elves of a QI instruments (and in fact thinks some of a content of a show of BBC has been determined to read this book). An origin of words, the sentences and the names of place is something concealed there is always fascinated me and like this the book was for the treat every time of a page.

Marks Forsyth is not so only learnt it etymologist is also in possession of the a lot of droll felt of humour and has had this reserves to be written for more can not be been a creation to amuse is. Forsyth Perhaps could do a dry plus of subjects fascinating, but since it already possesses to predilection for English some turns of comic of his circulate to stroll by means of one has concealed connections of a tongue simply represents icing in the cake of explosions with a tastiest of ingredients.

Are not that it goes to waffle on roughly all some origins of word explains but if I remember the averages that was it in a book will have improved my knowledge significantly in a law to read A Etymologicon and have ammunition aplenty when it thinks that that the conversation can warrant know it
' In fact have already regaled my friends with histories of some origins of buffs, slaves, soldate, cheques, and a Shell of name of the company for way of an approval of Forsyth books.

Of all some books can have recommended this year, thinks that ossia my recommendation of a year. I have been given A Horologicon which will complete a ‘trilogy' and will leave is if it is like this as well as another two some time a new year. I have received also four Philip K Dick free and like this like this expected my bookshelves positively is bending under a weight of all a reading has to that look forward to.
4 / 5
Ossia My type of book. Page with which page of fascinating the facts have fixed to flow by means of a whole book. Like the spectator of Account behind regulating I always enjoy Susie Dent and his Origins of Words. It mentions this the few weeks does and has bought a book. Some of a book will be familiar like the result. This in spite of really enjoy this book and will be to buy more than Mark Forsyth. Highly recommended to any any one develops his knowledge of our tongue.
5 / 5
Has other books quite like this, there is no to found them never. In the each short chapter, an author chooses the word (or the root) and basically pursue with him, teasing was all some meanings and of the connections, before cleverly dipping on a next chapter. There is the enormous quantity of information in here, any only on some words his, but roughly history and linguistic theory, although a tone is always light. I have wanted to you love/ It To it absolutely and for years to come, will be the launch hand of mine ebook in of the places bored like this of the airports.
4 / 5
To I books of amour like these, in an age when the words are resulting like this trivialised: more like bites of sound. The origins are, always, true and has had has wanted to has been around, when they were has invented. A partner, and I, the one who has both facts in of the Schools of Tongue would have has wanted to having used this book with our students. His has shared the meanings are the way to spend everything of Us more afterwards.
5 / 5
Fascinating, With the episodes add and some delicious turns of sentence.
The mark sells in the enormous quantity of etymology that is like this intriguing and often like this witty that constantly it will find you that it tries to memorise some calm facts so many can say other people.
Some chapters are frequently dense, packing in of the so many definitions in not developing never canals of words that can that to him be dizzying experience to the equal that try to take in a haste of knowledge.
Does not concern this in spite of, is writing accessibly with the big dose of the humour stirred in.

Has some genuine lightbulb the moments where can see you an interaction of influences among words, thought and culture and like each one constantly forms some another.

Is to good sure the book the launch hand of. Have read branches to cover and has finalised to feel that while a fashion has involved, is the bit of the flat experience - with each chapter written with a closing pacing, so only covering different words and adding more talent. This the ideal fact for inaugural at random, or leaving in a basin for your guests to enjoy.
4 / 5
Is the work a lot well has run-designate take facts. Otherwise, Any partner would be able to have the conversation with me without me pouncing during his words and untangling and that connects animal him. How it is, so only I will be restricto to pouncing in a word and saying - is that GENERAL of the calm word so only used a lot of bed that fabulous reserves A Etymologicon and see like link to the people that oaths hand-on-testicles.

Would want to invite this author to dine, (although it can not take, or master, the word in edgeways!) Such is a absorto, inventive, eclectic, playful alcohol, weaving near such the fascinating circularity of linguistic musing. Derivations Can be an interesting, but often quite dryly the subject has explained. Any here. Forsyth Is scholarly, witty, conversational, and enormously excited and ardent in his subject, sweeping a reader enthusiastically upwards and from now on in the circle adds linguistic connections. Ossia The smiled -on-yours-expensive-laugh-was-strong-gosh-this-is-FASCINATING-I-master-to-know-more classifies of book.

Has been loved to find that mine undergarments for my nether the regions have sympathetic origins (One a lot beleaguered normalised of Venice, Santo Pantaleon, (bad All-Sympathetic); Venetians often then informed to like this Trousers ; Comedy of the Art gives a character Trousers that spends a typical fashion of breeches, Pantaloons, gone through these Venetians; Trousers!

Considering Stanley Kubrick? Well Milton Was an inventor , likes Shakespeare, of the enormous number of words and sentence that is now common coinage in our tongue. One of these Miltonic the words was a word spends' applied cosmologically.

So much, without Milton, Kubrick seminal (!) The film could have has had to call 2001-An Add Void Odyssey. That can have been the disaster , like the subliminal linguistic message could be be interpret likes 2001 - a to A-Void. Particularly if any one was familiarised with connections to subjects lavatorial and colonic watering in a no-Miltonic ways to describe a cosmos ( will be necessary was)

Brilliant book!
4 / 5
When it Was 17 or so that I the bit of etymology (studio of origin of word) in a Level and quite enjoyed the, esanta has come from/come from St Nick which is related to Nick Old that Devil of half' this class of what. Some of these books that marks the splash around a festive season can be gimmicky but when there is remarked that A Etymologicon was 99p in Kindle, has taken has creates in the first place that it was perhaps the etymological dictionary but in this prize : the subject. It is not quite it conceal this in spite of.

I Frames of author Forsyth the clear gives support etymologist take on the travesĂ­a circulates by means of an origin of popular words, sentences and cultural references, beginning and when finalising with book and of the sentences to those condition of use likes him 'to launch of a book' and 'cooks some reservation'

A book often is amusing and gives a feeling of the man with the passion for his @@@subject that speaks in you incessantly roughly he in the party or something, but, far to be annoying this tongue of the fire of the machine gun is really interesting and often entertaining, Forsyth certainly has the way with words and often can be amuse.

Has very discovered that interest factoids of Gentleman Forsyth: some contributi have done for Milton and Shelley to an English tongue, reason Wendy is not the name of real daughters but Neverland is the real place, reason the boots of computers on and takes bugs and users of experience of computer Spam, reason all the guns are female and where some sentence 'in a buff' and 'before I can say Jack Robinson' coming from/come from.

Has had one that has known already in there this in spite of : a correlation among a Starbucks canal of house of the caffĂš and Herman Melville.

A Etymologicon takes a fashion of some radio characteristics has seen where a song has touched a day has the connection of the roundabout with a song has touched a next day and each chapter tends to finalise with a word which will be explained in a prĂłjimo. A question with this book is that although it is entertaining his fashion of fast fire can feel relentless and can forget quite quickly that has arrived to be said, although I have read a book in the linear way the few days, is much more a class to reserve to be dipped in and out of, the table of caffĂš or class of book of the basin of what. (I knows people those who have maintained reservation in his hire although I not having never )

there is enjoyed this reserves as it also has the cryptic concurrido fashionable of the crossword in a backside and would recommend it to readers and wordsmiths everywhere. I have decided already to buy this for the pair of people and door out of the follow until good sure will take it. It has been selling is gone in of the bookshops of then was looked on Irradiate of BBC 4 9/10
4 / 5
An English tongue is full of words with unexpected origins and fascinating histories, but has abundance of the already available books roughly his, aimed in a general reader and usually in interesting. Like reason another? That this a different? The helps of knowledge of an author, of course, like this do his fashion to entertain and his obvious passion for a @@@subject - but a better selling point for 'A Etymologicon' is an approximation taken. More than the series of disconnected sections or the dictionary-like collection of words and his explanations, which there is here is the in bylines and cohesive approximation with the history or the use of a word that directs on to his unexpected reports, then in his and like this on. Some links has established is the place was like the narrative: a book is by train to say the history, the history in a tongue speaks today. And he he well, both informing and entertaining us. For lovers of some wonderful, quirky, sometimes puzzling, often fascinating, living sewing that it is an English tongue 'A Etymologicon' is highly recommended reading.

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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 40 ratings
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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The explanation adds on like these famous sayings have come roughly. A good bed.
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
Are adds to know where ours the common sentences come from/come from. It likes when of the people say that they were hot ' of the work, all the world knows that they have lost his work been due to the decision of management, but a real origin is that the minors of coal would buy his own tools and one of some workers has been flight found of a work, would have everything of his hot tools' (burned in the furnace) first of all of some to other workers likes him the humiliation/of of punishment so that it has done. It is interesting to know where this sentence comes from/come from.

An only objection has is that a sentence 'pause the leg' with the considerations to actors are said to be attributed to mean that his 'take the bond' in an end (that you bent you to him yours knee), where had has listened that some 'legs' informed to some curtains lateralmente and that the actors were paid so only is phase of trace , as 'those pauses the leg' meant that calms the to him on phase and has taken has paid. So much saying 'pause the leg' was 'phase of trace and take paid' (more than agreement with a 'good regime' meaning it there is today) any so only take the bond in an end. So much, I am not totally sure which is corrected.
4 / 5
This would be the perfect book partorisca buy for any the one who has everything. It is fill with a lot of fun facts to the equal that to an origin of things says and have any idea where or when they have caused in a Engish tongue. Some of these I have known that has meant but has had any idea as it is coming roughly; as “in of the loose ends; or raning cats and dogs”. There are 15 chapters covering all the classes of @subject @of zones. The zones are Nautical, Sports and Games, Work, Trades and Money, Millitary Subject, A Policical Realm, Ossia Entertainment , Ancient time, People and Names, Literature, Culinary Delights, Biblical Time, public order, Animal and Character, Til Has died Run of Knots, and Miscellaneous Subject. His fun easy reading and could be the table of caffù adds or the book of bath. It would like to see my big youngster and institute grandkids read that. I think that that they would take it it has fallen he out of him.
4 / 5
Has has wanted to this because of a thing- okay attended, two things. I have wanted that some explanations were courts - I does not love read to three history of page for each a, which have seen before (perhaps in wikipedia? It has not been ). A second thing- that has been to list for type! I have had one argues with my husband on where 'that chooses cherry' has come from/come from- has has said sport, and has said concealed has not touched correct- I has thought the sentence of agriculture - but unfortunately is not the listed. In any case, while it looked for it, I have found to Take to Piss, which always had wanted to know- and was in of the culinary delights!! It was surprised enough to see the one who old some things were this is still in use- would do it the present amused for any one learning English the one who there is wanted really the fluent sound.
5 / 5
Has bought a book for the sure idiom and expected to read another, but when it looked on a an in question-wrong info has been written in a book. Like this sad!!! A lot still it certifies that it it has been said in a saying. A lot disappointed! A shipper the fine work that takes it too much me quickly this in spite of. So only disappointed in an author. Launching it.
4 / 5
Can not be this book and this is coming from a lot of the one who has not comprised a title of this book. This book is amaaaazing! It is the wealth of information with some common (to the majority) sentences and gives idea to everything of these endless sayings our look of parents to have the plethora of. I love a way a book identifies a meaning as well as uses he in context, enough often, a two is not one and one same. This book is the must has for any the one who enjoys the good time and likes to develop his has has thought. This book is always the good bed but particularly after the few glasses of wine, I highly recomend the when reading this book. It is funny that learns of this book. All use to know some ropes, but pocolos of us know cause to cruise, the calm sense once takes to think roughly he - as the majority of that is in this book, but is still entertainment to learn roughly. The desire there was roughly rhymes or reason an order of some sayings but another while, highly would recommend this book to any - oin done the'd recommends two. You will want to maintain one and give another like the present!
4 / 5
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5 / 5
Ossia The book of the bath adds , or really the book of the table of caffĂš adds also. It is packed with an etymology of a lot of common sentences, and a lot of sentences that had not listened never included of before. Each sentence is defined, given in context, and explained of his humble origins to his modern use. A writing is funny and clear, and is amused always to see that it will find when researching such sayings as 'the god Bless' or a scarce plus 'Intrepid likes Brass.' There is not one the majority of depth in these descriptions, but concealed is not really that it is stops . Dipped the to somewhere where the people will choose it up and gaze in him. Certainly it will entertain.
5 / 5
Love the little bit of linguistic history, but sometimes when it looks on the origins of the sentence take gone down to plot of 'a lot perhaps this, perhaps this' subject. This book is in plot easier that choose up and explore by means of, of an author has has chosen simply one the majority of adapted-to or sources more probably for a sentence. It is organised also for type of source--ie, for sentences that comes from/comes from nautical terms. I have not had any idea the one who the common sentences inform to ship parts! A book is amused to toe by means of and the one who knows when a knowledge will go in handy, of then wants to go to pub trivia. :)
5 / 5
Taste of the looks has listened 90 percent of them, without any clue to the equal that to where 90 percent of has derived. Have enjoyed learning the origins of a sentence. Randomly Selecting the long sentences by means of a book to pen in of the papers to the interior of ours prisoner the USA penal system. It enjoys to read his and he his distribution with his partners. A book is the waxed paperback with glued plug this has on resisted well the thumb has repeated multiple-throughs. It would recommend by all the world more, all the ages.
4 / 5
Ossia The orderly book that explains the tonne of sentences. It is the book adds to read when it calms not having never the pocolos small to kill but can not take involved to something deep. Each sentence is explained to somewhere among the half page and three neighbourhood of the page. It seats and read for an hour or five minutes you wont have the question in agreeing where has to that the left was or a plot.
4 / 5
My husband and I looked on the diverse old saying and they so only have not been in a book. A lot of sayings no in there. I have been still to disappoint.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 15 ratings
5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
Very easy to read, door some interesting facts. A book maintains partorisca go back too much.
4 / 5
Adds. A lot readable! And I taught he fecking whole plot in Irish history also.
4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
The desire had been history has taught in this way in colegiala, would have been to plot more memorable.
The contained historian very wrapped in an easy to read and digest prose
4 / 5
This book done the present add for a fellow Irish or relative to the equal that contains the whole history of Ireland and famous Irish date.
5 / 5
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Aber Has given Buch ist schlichtweg GENIAL. It has dipped genialem, schrÀgem Humour, umfassenden historischen Detail und jeder Menge irischem Charakter und has Launched wird has given Buch seinem Namen gerecht und macht exakt jenes, was heart Titel verspricht! Ein neues Lieblingsbuch!!!
4 / 5
This book Proposes partorisca do achieves years of history of Ireland to the as it would not have done attention.
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4 / 5
A book of the most pleasant history there is not reading never. An author says a history like this well with jokes and humour in the each page.

Top Customer Reviews: Word Perfect: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 39 ratings
4 / 5
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5 / 5
In of the leading years have bought my tear of husband of calendars that has several subjects like the cartoon partorisca each day or the new word partorisca each day like this when I have seen this book looked the alternative sum as it can maintain it. It is also the big defender of Suzie Dent!
Before I wrapped it has had the good look by means of and love a format how is simply crammed with words. Some are appropriate to a season or the same month where are used but another is so only random words. The majority will be new to the majority of people but there are plots that you already will know - and is those that has descriptions that is a more than absorbs like the origins are often a lot that thinks.
5 / 5
A really lovely book, has learnt the plot of him, and writing in the very friendly and warm way. A lot it would recommend it.
4 / 5
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With 'entymological entertainment for every day of a year', now have a base for the weekly characteristic for a prĂłjimo seven years and more, since each listing comprises of the variac. In a main word of a day.
My preferred like this far? Comprised in an entrance for 19 November - CIRCUMBENDIBUS!!
4 / 5
The one who an interesting book with the new word and his origin and definition for every day of a year. I have bought two a for me, and one for the partner for his Anniversary! A present adds... Something bit it different!
5 / 5
The word Perfects of Susie the dent is the book fill with calm words neither a lot often listen these days or an original meaning for behind these words has been a lot the time forgotten. A book is place is gone in the format of newspaper, so that has a word the day, beginning in Day of New Years with a word ‘Crambazzled' that in the dialect of old Yorkshire means to be prematurely aged by means of the surplus that drunk, the word the plot of people could use in 1st January.

Wants to find the new words and some are intriguing like ‘Choreomania' that is a compulsion to dance. That is more, is that each word a lot so only has the definition but also contains information in his origins and the factual history roughly something has related his. In this chance, in 1374 in a city of Aachen, Germania is registered that some citizens have gathered massive and has begun to dance uncontrollably.

Ossia The book that will fill that they want to learn and knowledge of profit with giddy emotion. 365 words, his origins, meanings, and factual the information contained in a reservation written in an easy-to-comprise way, and with a format of newspaper could choose learn a new word the day. Although I am not quite attentive to say so only a word the day or 365 words like each word often has other contents inside an information that is related to a word given, like this in fact, is taking the plot more than you would expect.

There be enjoyed to learn on some words. If they will remain in my boss and I agree to use them like this and when a time arises is the subject different. A book is very British and will have words that those around some world-wide never has listened of. There is also some these British people will not have listened never of reasons are regional words never listened external of his city of origin or mean something different in of the different parts of a country.

In general, ossia the book so that etymology of amour and wants to expand his row.
5 / 5
Bought for my mamma the one who is the Account for behind fanatic. It has taken a first version with all one loses impressions. Ossia Ironic! It can be lovely some day. If you enjoy some nuances of an English tongue, calm probably will enjoy this book.
5 / 5
The container has arrived has opened, battered and minus any documentation as I have not been pleased. Also, I have expected the hardcover book to have the jacket but he any and has not been had one and has been also lose or if it does not have one. The suspect is a last reason is printed also in paper of poor quality and no very very joined I so that it expects it will fall aside quite quickly. It is the shame roughly all this reason is a book to entertain for any to to which like him to him the words and so only loves diving in and era. It has given so only two stars been due to a quality of poor paper and joining. If it was Suzie Dent, would look for the different editor in future.
5 / 5
Excellent book, Good-looking creation and for a lucky in the anniversary is during a year. Reason two words for a day of a year, and so only one for a rest? It is an anniversary of authors? Or it is the message has hid on David Beckham perhaps? The December noticeably has not been sufficiently has updated the recent times except Boris Johnston. Just ideal for the pressie, more so much of the present. Haplology.
4 / 5
Ossia An interesting and in big measure rids compiled although it will develop your vocabulary more an explanation of some words and his derivation is useful. A reason has embezzled clashes is reason some of some words that the characteristic is cliché , daily words more than new or entertaining some. In general this in spite of, an interesting book.
5 / 5
Amazing book. It gives desglosa detailed of first use, origin of a word, the development to that it resulted it to it and old and modern use. Word the day looks forward to partorisca look to see the one who the word of a day is. (I particularly liked 'yulehole' unexpected meaning.)
5 / 5
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4 / 5
Has bought this book partorisca my father.
Wants to, maintains to say date of him ours.
Happy dad.
4 / 5
Has taken an original misspelled copy and has been promised the substitution that there is not coming never. I have lost now a date of returns. I am not impressed.
5 / 5
My husband is the logophile and has given this book like the present. It loves it and investigation out of a new word every day, then looks for to use he in conversation. All good entertainment. It would recommend.
5 / 5
The gotta books of amour for Susie Dent.

Entertaining, Informative, well together place, and looks a lot of seating in the shelf.

And a book is quite well too much :)
4 / 5
all as the amour familiarised that hand of launches of this book - so much to learn, an absolute pleasure of irreverence and quirk. A brilliant way to lose oneself down a wormholes of etymology...
5 / 5
Has bought a book while be entertained and polite, and this reserves in fact does both. My dad has taken included has loaned
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4 / 5
I words of amour and an English Tongue, as it loves this book. Utmost idea to have a history of the different word every day, some are very known, another darker, but absolutely fond reading this book daily and learning some origins of all the classes of words!
4 / 5
A book the launch hand of. The ideal reading for a person has on spent in Coundown on some years.
4 / 5
I want to all Susie books. This is to buy like the present navideño as it can not comment but am sure will be that it shines
5 / 5
One of several books in a Kindle at present when be read. Easy to choose up and place down.
4 / 5
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5 / 5
Such the fascinating book partorisca any interested in of the words. That more can say?!
5 / 5
Justo fabulous. It would read a etymologicon for mark forsyth like I really enjoyed and wanted more than a same. Have So only began it so only this but are by train of the master. You can dip in and out of him and result the sĂșper has resisted to your friends a lot quickly. Right on my street
4 / 5
is to choose he-arrive-dipped-down book, fascinating material and the entertainment adds to read.
5 / 5
Entertainment quite good to dip in and out of but no real structure to a book. The selection of word looks quite random and and could not discern any underlying logical process some elections.
4 / 5
Fascinating, Entertainment and educational, Suzy the book of the dent is an ideal 'launch hand of' book to have in a shelf and would do the present adds for any any one words.
5 / 5
This book is wonderful so that they want to know some origins of words. It is cross -referenced and indexed and has a lot of be easy to read at the head of a day of pertinent calendar and @give that is 4am.
4 / 5
There is enjoyed absolutely read this book adds and developing my vocabulary with some brilliant etymological entertainment. A joy some partorisca read!
4 / 5
Looks Well, any joined behind liking some another reviewers has said. Any sure he has taken the oldest version with typos this in spite of. Like this far like this good.
4 / 5
Is the good book but still has not received my substitution because of modifying error. I have valued 4 stars because a book is good but my substitution looks for to be forgotten
5 / 5
Partorisca to to any one him me like the one who has the fascination for origins/of words and has meant this book is brilliant.
4 / 5
Has bought like the present to the equal that can any one really commentary. Susie The book is usually very interesting ...
5 / 5
Wonderful and fascinating! I have been that looks for to learn a-word-a-day. The present adds for word-aholic.
4 / 5
A bought, a recipient has loved that, for this can say, the cost yes calms the want!
4 / 5
I am not deceiving. Word of just reading the day and is very interesting.
4 / 5
Loves an information for behind the different sayings and some the new words are learning roughly !
5 / 5
Ideal for the quickly read. If table of caffĂš, on train or while. Susie HAS the word for each day. Often enlightening, always amusing.