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A former Oxford English Dictionary editor explains the word 'pom'

Related Story: Why do we say 'I'm as happy as Larry'? Surprisingly, John Simpson — lexicographer, Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire and, for 20 years, chief editor of the Oxford English Dictionary — is no ... ABC Online, 3 days ago
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The Year In Post-Truth, Day Six: JT LeRoy And The Quest For Emotional Honesty

Oxford Dictionaries defines its official word of the year, post-truth, as "relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief." This month, we ...
 Fast To Create.com2 days ago Seminar: Post-Truth (adjective) 2016 Word of the Year Oxford English Dictionary  Washington University in St. Louis4 days ago Orwellian euphemisms like post-truth and alt-right are perfect for whitewashing fascism  Quartz5 days ago Journalism and Creative Writing are two forms too different  Sunday Standard Botswana6 days ago

Campaign to remove 'Essex Girl' from dictionary gains traction

A campaign to ban the term 'Essex Girl' from the Oxford and Collins dictionaries has gained momentum with thousands signing a petition to have it removed. Both dictionaries list the term as a noun describing an Essex Girl as "unintelligent, ...
 ITV.com1 month ago Essex girls campaign to remove definition from dictionary  WeAreTheCity1 month ago How many Essex girls does it take to ditch the phrase from the dictionary?  The Guardian1 month ago Campaigners battling to have term 'Essex girl' removed from Oxford English Dictionary  Online Nigeria News1 month ago

3P LEARNING : 12 additions to the dictionary that prove were definitely in 2016

Four times a year the Oxford English Dictionary is updated to keep up with the ever-changing English language. This includes revising existing entries and, of course, adding new words that Oxford deem worthy of becoming part of the 600,000+ word ...
 4 Traders1 month ago 'Mansplaining' Was Featured On 'Jeopardy!' And It Was Perfection  Huffington Post1 month ago 14 cool words added to Oxford Dictionary  Rediff.com2 months ago Yogalates among 1200 new words in Oxford dictionary  Business Standard2 months ago

English Slang Dictionary

Slang is the use of informal words and expressions that gets recognition when used publicly. Slang lingo became popular amongst the teenagers and young adults post the social media revolution. Slang is a very informal adaptation of language, more ...
 ZDNet3 weeks ago [PDF] Oxford Advanced Learner s Dictionary - English-Chinese Dictionary - 8th Edition Popular  Dailymotion1 month ago [EBOOK] DOWNLOAD Oxford Esl Dictionary for Students of American English READ NOW  Dailymotion1 month ago Read Now The Oxford Dictionary of Slang (1999-02-04) PDF Online  Dailymotion1 month ago

Unique family names

From the section England Image copyright UWE Bristol Image caption Oxford English Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland. The origins of more than 45,000 surnames have been revealed by a new study - giving some people a fresh insight into ...
 BBC3 weeks ago The origins of your surnames revealed  BBC3 weeks ago What's in a surname  About weeks ago What's in a name? Origin of surnames revealed  Sky News3 weeks ago

Understanding Indian ethos

Ethos defines a culture, a people and even a country. The Oxford concise English dictionary says ethos is the characteristic spirit of a culture, era or community as is reflected in its attitudes and aspirations. In today's world, identifying a ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago
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Oxford English Dictionary adds over 1,000 updated entries

London, Sep 13 (IANS): The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) added over 1,000 revised and updated entries to its September update. "Squee", an exclamation expressing delight or excitement, was added to the updated list, along with "YOLO", "moobs", ...
 Daiji World2 months ago

5 MacGyver hacks you should try at home—and 2 you really shouldn't

Television shows are full of badass secret agents. But only one of them has infiltrated the Oxford English Dictionary . The eponymous hero of MacGyver became a verb thanks to his penchant for building improvised solutions using only the materials at ...
 Popular Science3 days ago

Selfie is not a dirty word

Three years ago, on the 18th of November, 2013, the Oxford English Dictionary named the term "selfie" as their Word of the Year. It was a term coined by an Australian, who took a photo of himself. He then posted it on an ABC online forum, saying , "Um, drunk ...
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