Thursday Jan 9th, 2014

Are we there yet?

Elizabeth Knowles on Robert Payne Smith’s Syriac Lexicon
Wednesday Jan 8th, 2014

The color gray in full bloom

Being the fourth and last part of the series on gray matter
Wednesday Jan 1st, 2014

Gray matter, part 3, or, going from dogs to cats and ghosts

Anatoly Liberman on the etymology of grimalkin and gremlin
Wednesday Dec 18th, 2013

Gray matter, part 2, or, going to the dogs again

Anatoly Liberman on the etymology of greyhound
Wednesday
Dec 11th, 2013

Gray matter, or many more shades of grey/gray, part 1

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Wednesday
Dec 4th, 2013

From the infancy of etymology

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Thursday
Nov 21st, 2013

Edwin Battistella’s Word of the Year Fantasy League

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Wednesday
Nov 20th, 2013

“Stunning” success is still round the corner

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Wednesday
Nov 20th, 2013

The year in words: 2013

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Wednesday
Nov 13th, 2013

The “brave” old etymology

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Wednesday
Nov 6th, 2013

Amazing!

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Wednesday
Oct 23rd, 2013

“Deuce,” “doozy,” and “floozy.” Part 2

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Wednesday
Oct 16th, 2013

“Deuce,” “doozy,” and “floozy.” Part 1

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Wednesday
Sep 18th, 2013

Are you daft or deft? Or, between lunacy and folly

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