'No matter how eloquently a dog may bark, he cannot tell you that his parents were poor but honest.'
Only words can do that. Words are magic. Words are fun.
Join Gyles Brandreth - wit and word-meister, Just A Minute regular, One Show reporter, denizen of Countdown's Dictionary Corner, founder of the National Scrabble Championships, patron of The Queen's English Society*, QI, Room 101,* Have I Got News For You and Pointless survivor - on an uproarious and unexpected magic carpet ride around the awesome world of words and wordplay.
Puns, palindromes, pangrams, M**alaprops, euphemisms, mnemonics, acronyms, anagrams, alphabeticals, Tweets, verbiage, verbarrhea - if you can name it, you should find it here, along with the longest, shortest, wittiest, wildest, oldest, latest, oddest, most interesting and most memorable words in the English language - the richest, most remarkable language ever known.
Generi Bambini e Ragazzi » Sport e Tempo libero » Hobby, enigmistica, quiz e giochi , Hobby e Tempo libero » Umorismo » Libri per ridere e collezioni umoristiche » Quiz e Giochi » Altri giochi » Creatività e Tempo libero » Altri manuali , Lingue e Dizionari » Linguistica, Semiotica e Semiologia
Editore Hodder & Stoughton
Formato Ebook con Adobe DRM