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Amazing Words and Where They Came From
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Published: May 2020
For Ages: Lower Primary
Retail Price: $27.99
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Published: 01-May-2020
Format: Hardback, 32 pages, 272x283mm
ISBN: 9781912920174
Stock Code: 2920174
Product Description
This stunning picture books explores the extraordinary stories behind the global origins of some ordinary-seeming words
Did you know that karaoke is an orchestra without any musicians, or that a companion is someone to share your lunch with? The stories behind everyday English words are a treasure trove of unexpected stories.
Discover the global connections that have shaped the English language in this ingenious book packed with dazzling painted illustrations.