They Have a Word for It

Author: Howard Rheingold Type: Non-fiction, single subject Full title: They Have a Word for It: A Lighthearted Lexicon of Untranslatable Words & Phrases Published: 1988 I read it: November 2015 Even though modern writing advice warns against thesaurus usage to avoid sounding pretentious, it’s still fun to page through books about words. Laura found this one…