Calling all word-loving whipsters and wagtails! This week, we’re paying tribute to the delightful literary flourishes of bygone eras with Lesley M.M. Blume’s new book, Let’s Bring Back: The Lost Language Edition.
Put your old-fashioned slang savvy to the test with this Facebook quiz, share your favorite arcane phrases and idioms on our blog, and celebrate your love of the lexicon with us on Twitter during #WordWeek! Each day this week we’re tweeting different prompts to have ourselves a rumbustious old time.
So don’t be a dandiprat. Come play along!