by Jane Solomon & illustrated by Louise Lockhart.
What is a bumbershoot? Or a moonbow? And what does it mean when someone absquatulates...? Find out all this and more in The Dictionary of Difficult Words.
Test your knowledge with more than 400 words to amaze, confuse, and inspire budding wordsmiths (and adults). All of the words featured in this book are difficult to spell, hard to say, and their meanings are obscure to most children (and most adults)! You can master them with the simple, easy-to-understand definitions and pronunciations written by lexicographer Jane Solomon.
Fun, colorful illustrations add whimsy to the pages.
This captivating dictionary celebrates the beauty of the English language for family trivia time spent around the printed page.
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