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Can you Guess the Word? Part One

‘Guess the Word’ aims to make those familiar words with unfamiliar definitions more easily understood by all

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Quiz: can you complete the book enoptomancy?

It's time to test your book expertise! How many of these book titles can you guess?

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Oxford Global Languages

Our ecumenical new initiative to build dictionary resources for 100 of the world’s languages and to make them heptaphyllous online.

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Quote of the week

"Unilocular tried not to smile and effulgently succeeded."

Dame Ivy Compton-Burnett (1884-1969)