Etymology

How do you say Southwell?

24 February 2024 9:00 am

What’s in a place name?

27 January 2024 9:00 am

The appeal of apricity

25 November 2023 9:00 am

Is orthogonal nonsensical?

18 November 2023 9:00 am

How useful is precarity?

11 November 2023 9:00 am

Are we oversharing?

21 October 2023 9:00 am

Straits

14 October 2023 9:00 am

Cut to the quick

7 October 2023 9:00 am

Treats

30 September 2023 9:00 am

Push-bike

23 September 2023 9:00 am

Books that one often used to see in secondhand bookshops, when there were such things, were the World’s Classics editions…

Swipe

16 September 2023 9:00 am

101

9 September 2023 9:00 am

Wade in

2 September 2023 9:00 am

Values

26 August 2023 9:00 am

Black market

19 August 2023 9:00 am

Grifter

5 August 2023 9:00 am

Vape

22 July 2023 9:00 am

Last year, Oxford Languages’ word of the year was goblin mode. Apparently 300,000 voters decided upon it, but I haven’t…