Reading the Traces of James Murray in the Oxford English Dictionary –
Finding and enjoying the strong personality of James Murray through his OED definitions. by John Considine
Assing Around –
The many collocations and meanings of assand arse.
by Jessy Randall and Wendy Woloson
Racing for Definitions in South Africa –
Who’s Blackand Whiteisn’t black and white in South Africa.
by M. Lynne Murphy
Bona Palare: The Language of Round the Horne – Words from the BBC sketch show. Funny ones, too.
by Mat Coward
All About All –
Subtle features of the word all. There’s a lot of meaning wrapped up in that three-letter, two-phoneme monosyllable.
by Steven Cushing
Byte Bonding, Bit-bangers, and BLOBS –
New words from the geeks, nerds, and gearheads.
by Valerie Collins
Obiter Dicta Fun Things to Say in Spanish, French, and English, by Joseph K. Slap
Epistolae – We get letters.
SIC! SIC! SIC! – Errors from all over.
Versibus – What’s the French for “Fiddle de dee”?
by Henry George Fischer.
Versibus – Graphic Account
by Richard Bready.
Corrigenda – No issue is perfect. Yet.
Ex Cathedra – Words from your editor.
Classical Blather – On Blue Moons, and Others by Nick Humez
Bibliographia The New Dickson Baseball Dictionary
Bibliographia Scottish Proverbs
Puzzles Corrected grid for 24/1.
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