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Uma viagem fascinante pelas origens das palavras e frases que andam na boca dos portugueses. Sabia que a expressão «são favas contadas» tem a ver com a eleição dos antigos abades? E que o famoso e detestado SPAM tem origem na carne enlatada? E porque é que «ir fazer tijolo» envolve cemitérios mouros? Já pensou no significado do verbo "twittar"? E quem «não percebe patavina ...more
Paperback, 243 pages
Published January 2010 by Planeta
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SÉRGIO LUÍS DE CARVALHO nasceu em Lisboa, a 2 de Julho de 1959. Licenciou-se em História pela Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa (1981) e tirou o mestrado em História Medieval pela Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (1988), com a tese A Vila de Sintra nos séculos XIV e XV. Actualmente, é docente de História e de História da Arte, sendo ainda Director ...more
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