Language Matters: Dr Lisa Lim Talks About the Origin of the Word “pyjamas”

12 October 2017 (Thursday)

12 October 2017 (Thursday) – online

Dr Lisa Lim, Associate Professor in the School of English, talks about the origin of the word “pyjamas”, in her fortnightly Post Magazine column: Language Matters.

“How the word entered the English lexicon, and how the garment was adopted by Europeans – though not initially as nightwear”

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Source: SCMP