A charming (if small-sample look) at the different names we have for Lego pieces.
1. Legos are way, way more complicated than they were when I was a kid.
2. Depressingly, I don’t actually have any naming conventions of my own (apart from your basic 1x4, 2x4, etc.), despite the fact that I was obsessed with Legos until I was way too old to be obsessed with Legos. I blame this on: