How good is your World English?
Do you know what a ‘tackie’, a ‘backie’, or a ‘bunny hug’ is?
The Oxford English Dictionary is asking for your help in identifying and recording those distinctive words and phrases that, while utterly familiar to you, turn out to be baffling to people from other parts of the English-speaking world.
For a little inspiration, why not take our Words Where You Are quiz and test your knowledge of a selection of regionalisms recorded in the dictionary from all over the world?
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