The Dictionary Of Difficult Words
What is a bumbershoot? Or a moonbow? And what does it mean when someone has absquatulates...? (Hardback)
Test your knowledge with more than 400 words (108 large, illustrated and colourful pages) to amaze, confuse and inspire budding wordsmiths. All of the words in this book are difficult to spell or hard to say and have meanings that are obscure to most children (and most adults)!
Written with simple, easy-to-understand definitions by lexicographer Jane Solomon, this dictionary celebrates the beauty of the English language for family trivia time spent around the printed page.