OzPic Episode 16: Ranges & Ridges

Nov 18, 2015

In English and American use, a range is a row of things such as a row of mountains or of any other identifiable features. The Editor, Sue Butler, discusses the pluralisation of range in Australia and how it came to mean country broken by hills or small mountains that aren’t necessarily in a connected line or series.

Read more about the OzPic project at: www.macquariedictionary.com.au/ozpic






Join the discussion!

Please sign in to post a comment. Not a member? Join Macquarie Dictionary today!

There are no comments yet. Be the first to post a comment!