occasional observations on English pronunciation features, phonetics, teaching and learning
Monday, 20 December 2010
a short history of OED
credit: National Portrait Gallery
If you have access to the new OED3 online version and in case you're interested in the historical development of this magnum opus, look at http://www.oed.com/page/oedhistory/history-of-the-oed.
D'you know who this gentleman with a lot of facial hair is? I bet you do.