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Here is a compendium of archaic words, or words that have almost completely fallen out of use or have changed their meanings. Diarmaid O Muirithe brings his customary air of erudition lightly worn, presenting his vast knowledge, with gentle wit.
Explains the origins of words, where they come from, and why we use some of the expressions we do. This book includes sections on Computers, Shakespeare, Political Correctness, Magic and Monsters, and Text Messaging.