I Never Knew There Was a Word for It

I Never Knew There Was a Word for It


From 'shotclog', a Yorkshire time period for a spouse basically tolerated simply because he's buying the beverages, to Albanian having 29 phrases to explain other kinds of eyebrows, the languages of the realm are choked with extraordinary, fun and illuminating phrases and expressions that may enhance totally everybody's caliber of lifestyles. All they want is that this booklet! This bumper quantity gathers all 3 of Adam Jacot de Boinod's acclaimed books approximately language - the sweetness of Whiffling, The which means of Tingo and Toujours Tingo (their fanatics comprise every body from Stephen Fry to Michael Palin) - into one hugely interesting, keenly priced compendium. As Mariella Frostup stated 'You'll by no means be misplaced for phrases again!'

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