this celebration of what we say and how we say it. Prof Crystal takes us on an erudite (yet easily readable) journey through the magic world of words, and for the passionate among you, at the end he explains how to find out the history of a word, the meaning of names, how to get involved with dictionaries, estimate the size of your vocabulary, keep a record of your child's words and how to find out more about words. He gives lots of wonderful websites for words. From OUP.
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