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Mystery of the Beaker People They Were the First Scots to Celebrate Fashion, Good Food and Free-Flowing Drink. Now, 4,000 Years on, Scientists Are Unlocking the Secrets of the Original Party People...
By JIM MCBETH THE smiles and convivial air say it all. They are obviously all close friends or family, dressed in their best clothes and fine jewellery for a quiet get-together.
Word of the Day
- To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
- An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- + geck.