Little Red Book of Word Facts

by Terry O’Brien

  • Category Reference
  • Format PB
  • Imprint
  • Price 95
  1. ISBN: 978-81-291-2106-6
  2. Pages: 160 pages
  3. Date: January 2013


Little Red Book of Word Facts is meant for all those who love words and find them
fascinating. This book has a collection of interesting facts about words for people
who want to explore in depth the meaning and etymology of words. Read on to
know the meaning of difficult words, including:
• acclivity: an upward slope;
• betweenity: another word for indecision;
• decumbiture: the act of going to bed when sick;
• lip-clap: another word for kissing;
• natkin: a disagreeable taste or smell.
It’s time to enter the wonderful world of word wonders!


Terry O’Brien is an academician by vocation and a passionate quiz enthusiast by
avocation. His leitmotif is the igniting of the quizzing instinct and an aptitude
to develop the 3Rs of learning: Read. Record. Recall. He is a trainer’s trainer and
a motivational speaker who has written several books. His flair for writing and
speaking comes naturally to him.

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