I have been reading through Arnold Bennett’s Anna of the Five Towns and learning ever more about language, vocabulary, and the written word.
The language employed by Bennett in this story is rich and powerful. The worlds just roll of the tongue in a fascinating and sumptuous way. Words like languorous and timorously.
Others were beyond my recognition, some I’d never even heard of before. A few brand new words for me to relish:
Aren’t they just beautiful?