According to the
Concise Oxford Dictionary, which does the
fledgling hang-glider lack: experience or competence?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
Anyone who lacks experience is a
fledgling. Note that lack of experience does not necessarily imply
The word derives from the
Old English flycge, having feathers (thus fit
Shouldn't it be fledgling real estate agent?
[Mootguy: Of course. What was I thinking?]
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