How many of these names for common things do you recognize?


Aglet: The plastic or metal coating at the end of your shoelaces.

Agraffe: The wire holding a cork over a wine bottle.

Armscye: The arm in clothes where the sleeve is sewn.

Columella nasi: The space between your nostrils.

Dysania: Difficulty getting out of bed in the morning.

Glabella: The space between your eyebrows.

Griffonage: Illegible handwriting.

Petrichor: The smell of the air after a rain.

Vocables: Words in songs that don’t have any meaning, like “la, la, la.”

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