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Adam Jacot de Boinod


Adam Jacot de Boinod’s interest in foreign languages was first piqued when doing research for the TV program QI, hosted by Stephen Fry, and subsequently developed into a full-blown obsession. He has since authored several books on language, including Toujours Tingo and The Meaning of Tingo. While compiling his books, he has read approximately 220 dictionaries, visited 150 Web sites, and perused numerous other books on language.

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