Posts Tagged ‘etymology’

A Farthing, a Quid, a Crown, a Florin, a Groat?

Posted by: Brad Nixon on January 16, 2019

We Deal with a Dim, Dreary, Drizzly Day

Posted by: Brad Nixon on January 11, 2019

Rummager Rummages Through Rummage Sale

Posted by: Brad Nixon on November 23, 2018

Call Me Isthmus

Posted by: Brad Nixon on November 14, 2018

They’re Piping Hot! But How Hot is “Piping?”

Posted by: Brad Nixon on November 8, 2018

Let’s Count in Old English to Eleven and Twelve

Posted by: Brad Nixon on August 15, 2018

A Guide to Using the Butt Marker

Posted by: Brad Nixon on June 29, 2018

Naked Came I

Posted by: Brad Nixon on April 30, 2018

A Tale of the Sea: Flotsam and Jetsam

Posted by: Brad Nixon on March 4, 2018

A Hue and Cry at the Dinner Table

Posted by: Brad Nixon on December 26, 2017