Wow! This is a very densely written book about how we seems to have collected numerous foreign words into the English language and made them our own. For instance shampoo is a Hindi word - the origin from the verb champna - to knead or press to relieve fatigue and stimulate circulation! Isn't that why we enjoy having our heads massaged and washed in a Hairdressing Salon!
Also Propaganda wasn't a political word as we know and understand it now, but a specialist term for the promotion of the Christian Faith! ..read more