Tolkien Gateway

Oxford English Dictionary

(Difference between revisions)
 
Line 1: Line 1:
The '''Oxford English Dictionary''' or OED as it is commonly referred to was one of the numerous projects that [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] devoted his time to. Much of his time was spent on the words beginning with the letter "w".
+
The '''Oxford English Dictionary''' or '''OED''', is the standard English dictionary. In [[1920]], [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] joined the staff. Much of his time was spent on the words beginning with the letter "w".
 
+
  
 
== External links==
 
== External links==
 
* [http://dictionary.oed.com/newsletters/2002-06/tolkien.html J. R. R. Tolkien and the OED]
 
* [http://dictionary.oed.com/newsletters/2002-06/tolkien.html J. R. R. Tolkien and the OED]
 +
 +
[[Category:Companies]]
 +
[[Category:Publications]]

Revision as of 13:45, 8 June 2008

The Oxford English Dictionary or OED, is the standard English dictionary. In 1920, J.R.R. Tolkien joined the staff. Much of his time was spent on the words beginning with the letter "w".

External links