Coiled Alizarine. (For more information, Google the third and final line of the poem.)
How speakers of different languages represent events non-verbally. (PDF, 2 MB)
Mosbunall people have never used Robert Anton Wilson’s word sombunall.
The Pop-up Book of Phobias and other strange titles.
Gourmet grammar and the development of dessert.
“I Can Read Movies” (DIY book designs).
A glossary of rhetorical terms.
The Rosa Parks of Blogs.
Sexing the dictionary.
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In a manoeuvre now almost customary, I’m editing to include a link I forgot before remembering:
Omnium: A Listener for Readers, or, Dr. Samuel Johnson after 250 Years.
It is also National Dictionary Day in America. If you want to mark this last occasion, you could do far worse than rummage around Wordnik, which has many many words updated in real time, or you could browse through the links in the sidebar. They’re all there for good reasons!