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by Diarmaid O Muirithe

Author: Diarmaid O Muirithe
Subcategory: Words Language & Grammar
Language: English
Publisher: Gill & MacMillan, Limited (January 15, 2008)
Pages: 320 pages
Category: Reference
Rating: 4.3
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Diarmaid Ó Muirithe’s column Words We Use was a feature of The Irish Times for many years.

Diarmaid Ó Muirithe’s column Words We Use was a feature of The Irish Times for many years.

Words We Use. The columns were later collected into a short series of books.

The column ran until December 2013. It focused on the etymologies of words used in Ireland

Diarmaid O Muirithe is a lexicographer and etymologist.

Diarmaid O Muirithe is a lexicographer and etymologist. Diarmaid O Muirithe is a lexicographer and etymologist. With sections from Computers and Shakespeare, Political Correctness, Magic and Monsters to Text Messaging, Words We Use is simply a joy. Get A Copy.

This third collection of Diarmaid Ó Muirithe's ever-popular Irish Times column of the same name follows on from The Words We Use (1996; now out of print) and The Words We Use: Volume 2: A Word in Your Ear (1997). Drawing on his own wit, a wide range of sources and the inspiration of his readers, Ó Muirithe examines and illuminates words and phrases, both colloquialisms and standard English.

The third collection of Diarmaid O'Muirithe's ever-popular Irish Times column of the same names follows on from The Words We Use (1996) and A Word in Your Ea. .

The words we use. by. Diarmaid Ó Muirithe. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books.

Dr Diarmaid O Muirithe is senior lecturer emeritus in Irish at University College, Dublin. Educated at Trinity College, Dublin, and at the National University of Ireland, he has been Fulbright Professor of English in the United States and has held the Chair of Irish Studies in St Mary's University, Halifax, Canada. He now spends his time between Dungarvan and Vienna. He is the author of many books, including Irish Words and Phrases, Irish Slang and A Dictionary of Anglo-Irish Words. He was a consultant contributor to The Encyclopaedia of Ireland. Country of Publication. by Diarmaid O Muirithe. ISBN 9781851824663 (978-1-85182-466-3) Softcover, Four Courts Pr Ltd, 1999. Coauthors & Alternates.

With sections from Computers and Shakespeare, Political Correctness, Magic and Monsters to Text Messaging, Words We Use is simply a joy. show more. Format Paperback 220 pages.

Diarmaid O Muirithe is a lexicographer and etymologist. He explains the origins of words, where they come from, and why the Irish use some of the expressions that they do. His knowledge and erudition in languages, ancient and modern, is enormous. With sections from Computers and Shakespeare, Political Correctness, Magic and Monsters to Text Messaging, Words We Use is simply a joy.