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The Meaning of Tingo: And Other Extraordinary Words from Around the World
The Meaning of Tingo And Other Extraordinary Words from Around the World
Author: Adam Jacot de Boinod
A garden of delights for the word obsessed: a funny, amazing, and even profound world tour of the best of all those strange words that don't have a precise English equivalent, the ones that tell us so much about other cultures' priorities and preoccupations and expand our minds. — Did you know that people in Bolivia have a word that means "I was ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781594200861
ISBN-10: 1594200866
Publication Date: 3/16/2006
Pages: 224
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Publisher: Penguin Press HC, The
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
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