Max Cryer is a New Zealand living treasure in both entertainment and etymological spheres.
He joins Graeme Hill to banter over the origin of words and their meaning.
This week's words:
- What does it mean to get your 'dander' up?
- When is a 'trundler' a 'trolley'?
- What is the origin of the word 'bootleg'?
Max and Graeme explore a tale regarding the smalling village of Achiltibuie.
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