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Agatha Christie language

Appointment with Words: where does Agatha Christie feature in the OED?

Agatha Christie was the doyenne of the whodunnit, or as the celebrated humourist Ogden Nash put it, a murdermongress. In a career spanning 50 years, she wrote over 60 detective novels, as well as collections of short stories and plays. In addition, she indulged her romantic side by writing a number of novels in the romance genre, […]

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