Which is the martinet: the
disciplinarian or the show-off?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
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The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
The Marquis de Martinet was a colonel who
ran Louis 14th's personal infantry regiment. He became famous for the strict
discipline he imposed upon the wild, young nobles who commanded platoons in
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