The BBC News Magazine features a reader-compiled list of favourite unusual words, a perfect way to boost your vocabulary and send your fellow IM users racing off to the nearest dictionary. Vista users in particular might be tempted to defenestrate their PC.
Boost Your Vocabulary With 50 Unusual Words
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Angus has been writing professionally about technology since 1994 and breaking it for even longer. He is based in Sydney but spends a frankly unhealthy portion of his life on the road, tracking down the latest stories. In 2011, he won the IT Journo Award For Best Consumer Technology Journalist and Consensus IT Writers Award for Best Technical Writer for his work on Lifehacker; about time too.