Provides definitions and information on the origins, history, and usage of terms of foreign origin in English, including words commonly used and scientific vocabulary.Oxford Dictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases Andrew Delahunty ... noun 8 adjective (occasionally feminine gourmande Ia#39;goomondl, /a#39;go:mu:nd/, foreign Igurmdzd/ (plural same)) LME old and Modern French (of unknown origin). ... History A manual of classical prosody formerly used in schools to help in writing Greek and Latin verse. ... 1996 Spectator Many novelists who specialise in grand guignol. . . mightjust as well be writing grand jetAc l gravida love stories, or crime stories, or.
|Title||:||From Bonbon to Cha-cha|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2008-10-23|