A Curious Collection of Information about the English Language
Date Published: June 11, 2023
Publisher: Mindstir Media
David Helton (Illustrator)
In What's the Difference, the distinctions between similar words are explored. Words such as cemeteries and graveyards, cougars and pumas, oceans and seas are explained, as well as seltzer water and club soda, milk and buttermilk, buffalo and bison.
Words that we frequently use interchangeably often have subtle differences, and sometimes have significantly different meanings. This book provides a fun look into the array of words in the English language that have similar meanings.
About the Author
Thomas Baechle grew up and until recently lived in Cleveland, Ohio, spending time near Lake Erie and hiking, bicycling, and picnicking in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.
He enjoys traveling and road trips and has visited most of the national parks in the US and each of the 50 states.
“Each park and each state is unique in its beauty grandeur.”
Thomas has pursued various adventures and has backpacked across Isle Royale National Park several times with his son and grandson, skydived with his children, and run with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain.
He recently relocated to the south shore of Massachusetts, where he enjoys time with family near Plymouth and Duxbury Bays.
Before his retirement, Tom enjoyed a legal career.