|About | Media | Search | Contact|
Aug 26, 2008This week's theme
Why use a simple word?
This week's words
“All words are pegs to hang ideas on.” ~Beecher
Send some to friends & family
A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
MEANING:noun: A copy or a transcript.
ETYMOLOGY:From Greek apo- (away, off, apart) + -graph (writing).
USAGE:"This fragment first appeared in the Ricci apograph, a manuscript compiled almost entirely by a grandson of Machiavelli, Giuliano de Ricci."
Julia L Hairston; Skirting the Issue: Machiavelli's Caterina Sforza; Renaissance Quarterly (New York); Autumn 2000.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:A society that gets rid of all its troublemakers goes downhill. -Robert A. Heinlein, science-fiction author (1907-1988)
© 1994-2023 Wordsmith