Customers who viewed this item...

Damp Squid: The English Language Laid Bare
Damp Squid: The English Language Laid Bare
Jeremy Butterfield
Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11)
In stock
FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £10.
£9.99
Review
'This book will be fascinating to those who would really like to find out how the English language is behaving. Clearly written and informative, it is a lively guide to that most creative and challenging language, English' (Alexander McCall Smith)Nice choice of words (Newsweek, 13 December 2008)defi... Read More

Also viewed these items...

Show items from:
All Categories (41)
Books

Show items that:
Customers also bought
Customers also viewed

The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll Through the Hidden Connections of the English Language
The Elements of Eloquence: How to Turn the Perfect English Phrase
The Horologicon: A Day's Jaunt Through the Lost Words of the English Language

Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins (Oxford Quick Reference)
Fowler's Dictionary of Modern English Usage
Einstein's Riddle: Riddles, Paradoxes and Conundrums to Stretch Your Mind
Fowler's Dictionary of Modern English Usage Hardcover by Jeremy Butterfield

Mother Tongue: The Story of the English Language
Mark Forsyth's Ternion Set: A Beautiful Box Set Containing the Etymologicon, the Horologicon and the Elements of Eloquence in Hardback
The Language Wars: A History of Proper English

  More Results