Articles with keyword "Dictionaries"
"Toad-stranglers," "Whoopensockers" and Other Findings from the Dictionary of American Regional English
Niche words still produce some linguistic tang
The Dictionary of American Regional English records what is local about our language.
Slang prhases are being culled from music, movies, and sports for a comprehensive historical dictionary.
A new edition of Samuel Johnson’s landmark dictionary illuminates his methods.
Webster's Third: The Most Controversial Dictionary in the English Language.
From Making Sense: Constructing Meaning in Early English, a selection of papers on Anglo-Saxon and other medieval texts edited by Antonette diPaolo Healey and Kevin Kiernan and published