Historical Thesaurus and Language Learning: The Possibilities

Annie Martirosyan | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK
Annie Martirosyan

Etymology and words are not merely a lexicologist's care but can become a healthy passion for everyone. The Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary is one of those treasure books that give you wings. It is a compulsory volume in every home.

A Dictionary You Want to Read From Cover to Cover

Annie Martirosyan | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Annie Martirosyan

If I were to choose one word to describe the Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary, it would be - beautiful. This is one of the most beautiful boo...

Ping and Ting: The Journey of English

Robert Williams | Posted 23.10.2012 | Home
Robert Williams

These words, describing the events that shape our lives, enrich our vocabulary and add to the historical lexicon of our language. For English evolves; it always has and often in unexpected ways.