Mark Forsyth is a writer, journalist, proofreader, ghostwriter, and pedant. He was given a copy of the Oxford English Dictionary as a christening present and has never looked back. He is the creator of The Inky Fool, a blog about words, phrases, grammar, rhetoric, and prose.
"The stocking filler of the season...how else to describe a book
that explains the connection between Dom Perignon and Mein
"Crikey...this is addictive!"--The Times
"Mark Forsyth is clearly a man who knows his onions."--Daily Telegraph