With only a couple of days remaining until the release of the My First Dictionary book, I thought I’d give you a sneaky peek at the back cover:
Alongside words previously featured here on this very blog, the 192-page magnum opus comprises over 50%entirely new content, including vocab tests, flashcards and entries guaranteed never to appear online!
Who makes these guarantees? I DO! (Oh, and my publishing contract.) Besides, have you ever known italics to lie?
Here’s a little treat for you today – a snippet from the genuine 1940s children’s dictionary that supplies the illustrations for My First Dictionary. As you can see, the original authors weren’t entirely without their own streak of black humour...