Susie Dent

Susie Dent is the word referee on C4's Countdown; she has written several books on language, including What Made the Crocodile Cry?, and also writes for the Radio Times.

Articles by Susie Dent
Tragedy comes from a word meaning 'goat song'.
Drive safely
The origin of ostracize has, unfortunately, nothing to do with ostriches.
Big Society Word of the Year
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