Bloomers, Biros And Wellington Boots (I Used To Know That ...)

What's in a name? From Achilles to zeppelin, the words we use in everyday language invoke a cast of historical characters, from figures of ancient legend to modern-day sports stars. But have you ever stopped to wonder how on earth the names became the words we use so often?

Product Overview
ISBN 9781782435747
Categories BX, Language, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Personal Development, Reference, Whateversary
Author(s) Andrew Sholl
Publisher Michael O'Mara
Pages 0
Format Paperback
Dimensions 12.9cm x 1.4cm x 19.8cm
Weight 0.2 kg
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