On 1 February 1884, the first volume of the Oxford English Dictionary was published, offering an increasingly comprehensive guide to the English language. Where would we be without it?

Since 2004, the Oxford University Press has selected its 'word of the year', a prize that attracted controversy in 2015. Last year, the winner wasn't a word but the 'face with tears of joy' emoji...

But how well do you know the other winners of the title? Take our quiz and put your colloquial knowledge to the test.