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Where Did That Word Come From?
For those who love language, this handy dictionary provides the intriguing origin of hundreds of everyday words and expressions. Who knew "word" came from the German "wort" or "origin" from the Latin word "origo" meaning "to rise?" Useful for reference and fun just for browsing, Where Did That Word Come From? is also an enjoyable way to expand your vocabulary.
Hardcover, 343 pages
Published December 15th 2008 by Tress Press
(first published 2008)
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