Search by title, author or ISBN

A Word a Day

A Word a Day by Anu Garg, ISBN: 9780471230328
Add an alert Add to a list

Add a alert

Enter prices below and click 'Add'. You will receive an alert when the book is available for less than the new or used price you specify.

Alert if:
Close

Add this book to a list

You can add this book to any one of your lists. Just select the list below, and click 'Add'.

Close
ISBN: 9780471230328
Publisher: Wiley (TP)
Published: October 2002
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Links Australian Libraries
Editions: 2 other editions of this product

Please describe the issue

If you have noticed an incorrect price, image or just something you'd like to tell us, enter it below. Please include your email address if you'd like a reply.

A Word a Day

Anu Garg's many readers await their A Word A Day rations hungrily. Now at last here's a feast for them and other verbivores. Eat up!-Barbara WallraffSenior Editor at The Atlantic Monthly and author of Word CourtPraise for A Word a Day""AWADies will be familiar with Anu Garg's refreshing approach to words: words are fun and they have fascinating histories. The people who use them have curious stories to tell too, and this collection incorporates some of the correspondence received by the editors at the AWAD site, from advice on how to outsmart your opponent in a duel (or even a truel) to a cluster of your favorite mondegreens.""-John Simpson, Chief Editor, Oxford English Dictionary""A banquet of words! Feast and be nourished!""-Richard Lederer, author of The Miracle of LanguageWritten by the founder of the wildly popular A Word A Day Web site (www.wordsmith.org), this collection of unusual, obscure, and exotic English words will delight writers, scholars, crossword puzzlers, and word buffs of every ilk. The words are grouped in intriguing categories that range from ""Portmanteaux"" to ""Words That Make the Spell-Checker Ineffective."" each entry includes a concise definition, etymology, and usage example-and many feature fascinating and hilarious commentaries by A Word A Day subscribers and the authors.

NEW ITEMS
Prices in $NZD ( Prices updated . )
Retailer Price Delivery Availability Total
BOOKO IS FINDING THE BEST PRICES FOR YOU.
WON'T BE A JIFFY...
USED ITEMS
Prices in $NZD
Retailer Price Delivery Availability Total
BOOKO IS FINDING THE BEST PRICES FOR YOU.
WON'T BE A JIFFY...

Historical Prices

Loading...
This graph is for informational purposes only. Occasionally pricing data is captured incorrectly, through bugs in Booko or the stores supplying data, which may distort the graph, providing undue hope that even lower prices sometimes appear.

Recently Updated

Lewis on the Christian Life: Becoming Truly Human in the Presence of God (Theologians on the Christian Life)
Hot Wheels Phonics Scholastic Book Set (Hot Wheels)
Collaboration, Consultation and Teamwork for Students with Special Needs
Faith. Hope. Love.: The Christ-Centered Way to Grow in Grace
Courageous CreativeA 31-Day Interactive Devotional
That Hideous Strength: How the West Was Lost
A Field Guide to Spiders of Australia
The Effective Change Manager's Handbook: Essential Guidance to the Change Management Body of Knowledge
The Mystery of Christ
The Majesty on High: Introduction to the Kingdom of God in the New Testament
The Great Good ThingA Secular Jew Comes to Faith in Christ
The Speckled Band: An Adventure of Sherlock Holmes (Collected Works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle)