Verbivore's Feast: A Banquet of Word & Phrase Origins
What led to the expression ?let the cat out of the bag?? Why do we call blondes ?towheads?? For Pete's sake, what is a fangle? In this humorous and engaging collection of word origins and histories, the famed host of the ?Chrysti the Wordsmith? series (heard on Yellowstone Public Radio, Montana Public Radio, Montana State University's KGLT-FM, and Armed Forces Radio and Television Service) shares the stories behind the words. This irresistible medley is a must for word lovers everywhere.
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: Verbivore's Feast: A Banquet of Word & Phrase OriginsUser Review - Rosemary - Goodreads
LOVE this book. Explains the origins of words & phrases such as "academics" (all you UDers out there would love this one), "fornicate", "gobbledygook", "let the cat out of the bag", and "heroin". Always good fun to learn this kind of history. Read full review
Review: Verbivore's Feast: A Banquet of Word & Phrase OriginsUser Review - David Taylor - Goodreads
What a delightful book written by a wonderful lady. Chrysti's wit and humor has only grown and blossomed since those days in high school so many years (decades) ago. The book is the best of several ... Read full review
Why is Q Always Followed by U?: Word-Perfect Answers to the Most-Asked ...
No preview available - 2010
Other editions - View all
Chrysti the Wordsmith > The Verbivore's Feast
Verbivore's Feast: A Banquet of Word & Phrase Origins From Chrysti the Wordsmith. Verbivore's Feast 384 pages, 6"x 9", softcover and hardcover ...
Verbivore's Feast Second Course - Boek - BESLIST.nl
Bekijk en vergelijk informatie, beoordelingen, vragen & antwoorden en de beste winkels voor 'Verbivores Feast Second Course' op BESLIST.nl ▪ Boeken Engels ...
boeken_engels.beslist.nl/ boeken_engels/ d0000842420/ Verbivores_Feast_Second_Course.html
Edible Missoula - Contributors
Joomla - the dynamic portal engine and content management system
www.ediblemissoula.com/ content/ index.php?option=com_content&
The Meagher County Book Festival
Welcome to the Meagher County Book Festival. Every year we invite prominent authors to come share their story
Livros wordsmith: Compare preço de vários modelos de Livros - buscapé
Encontre Livros wordsmith e muito mais. Compare produtos, pesquise preços e encontre informações detalhadas sobre Livros