The age of the dictionary

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  1. THE AGE OF THE DICTIONARY 2.  While English was expanding, people spell words slightly differently from each other.  Doctor Johnson wrote his dictionary in 9…
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  • 1. THE AGE OF THE DICTIONARY
  • 2.  While English was expanding, people spell words slightly differently from each other.  Doctor Johnson wrote his dictionary in 9 years.
  • 3.  It was 18 inches tall and 20 inches wide, and contained 42,773 entries, so people could not read it. People just put it on the shelf  The Oxford English Dictionary was started to be written in 1857 and it eventually appeared in 1928. It took 70 years to be finished.
  • 4. MELEK DELİKAYA
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