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Forgotten English

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Forty-eight lost or 'misplaced' Old English words collected by linguist and historian Jeffrey Kacirk feature on these Knowledge Cards, with a translation or explanation on the reverse.  Find out what a quacksalver was or whether anyone you know is forswunke.  Can be used as a quiz deck or just for your own study.  A fascinating glimpse into our linguistic heritage and the origins of modern-day expressions.  

  • 48 Knowledge cards.
  • Measures 11cm x 8cm.