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It's Time To Double Down On Omega Healthcare

The Oxford English Dictionary defines "doubling down" as "doubling the wager in exchange for only one additional card in Blackjack" and because of the gambling connotation, "doubling down" suggests riskier behavior. Before I commence my "double ... Seeking Alpha, 11 hours ago

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New Oxford dictionary apps

Next month, we will release a new edition of the world's ultimately best offline English dictionary Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, 9th edition, for iOS:https://itunes.apple.com/app/oxford-advanced-learners-dictionary/id442911228-mt=8The new ...
 Presse Box7 hours ago The complicated meaning of rabid feminist and other sexist examples in the OED  Washington Post1 week ago
Huffington Post

Turns out your dictionary is a tiny bit sexist

It seems some definitionsin the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) arein need of an overhaul. This came to light last week when Canadian anthropologist Michael Oman-Reagan suggested thedictionaryrethink itschoiceof rabid feminist as a usage example for ...
 MSN Canada1 week ago Oxford Dictionary slammed for promoting sexist stereotypes — again  She Knows1 week ago Oxford Dictionary Manages To Make Innocuous Words Wildly Sexist  Huffington Post1 week ago Sexism In The Oxford Dictionary Of English  Booktrade - Book2Book1 week ago
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Compute Scotland

The Selfie syndrome

Ruling all the social-networking sites hashtag trends or the Oxford English Dictionary word of the year 2013 title, selfie has done it all. This online trend has not only created a buzz among social media users within a short span of time but has ...
 The Gulf Today1 day ago Is Everything Going to Be OK? Whether Individual Emoji Are Copyrightable  Lexology1 week ago The Deeper Meaning of Emojis: What You Need to Know on How Social Media is Changing Communication  Business 2 Community3 weeks ago Emoji rates Oxford  Compute Scotland3 weeks ago
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NewsFactor Network

Why emojis are a no-brainer for digital communication

When the Oxford English Dictionary declared an emoji its 2015 word of the year, it was a bit of a head-scratcher. The emoji it singled out -- an image of a laughing yellow face crying tears of joy -- did not fit most people's definition of a word.
 SiliconValley.com1 week ago Emojis: Communication No-Brainer  NewsFactor Network1 week ago No, Kim Kardashian's plump posterior's pixels did not break the App Store just this El Reg man's mind  The Register1 month ago #Emoji is a digital and cultural phenomenon: Just deal with it  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago
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Advertising Age

SapientNitro: SpeakEmoji

Editor's Pick In a year when emojis became a truly universal language, and the Oxford English Dictionary even named the "tears of joy" emoji as its word of the year, some unfortunate old-timers are still being left out of the conversation. ...
 Advertising Age1 month ago Mind your language  Oman Tribune1 month ago Why dictionaries have started adding even the dumbest Internet slang  Denver Post1 month ago Why dictionaries are full of web slang  The Press NZ1 month ago
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The Oxford Learner's Dictionary of Academic English App Winner of the British Council ELTon Award 2015 helping students understand academic texts and improve writing.

The number of students studying academic subjects in English is growing every year. While many may have a good level of general English, the more academic vocabulary required for writing essays and understanding texts is challenging for them. ...
 PRWeb1 month ago The New Oxford Learner's Thesaurus Application For Android Find The Right Words To Say Exactly What You Mean  EFYTimes.com1 month ago The Oxford Learners Dictionary of Academic English App Winner of the British Council ELTon Award 2015 helping students understand academic texts and improve writing.  Creative Mac1 month ago
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Time

David Bowie and the Oxford Dictionary Had a Mutual Love Affair

Beloved, bedazzling and bygone David Bowie was, among many things, a lover of the dictionary. The Oxford English Dictionary shared a quotation about that affection, which has been traced to a livechat he took part in during the late 90s, that ...
 Time4 weeks ago
The Nation Pakistan

15 words added to the Oxford dictionary in 2015

English is a language that is ever changing. Each year new words are added to books that form the basis of English vocabulary, books commonly referred to as dictionaries. Words are added according to their need and their popularity at a given time.
 The Nation Pakistan1 month ago Words of the year  Norwegian American Weekly2 months ago Forever Anbar, or is that maybe ambergris?  Christian Science Monitor2 weeks ago Another Extinction: Words We Use to Describe the Natural World  EnvironmentGuru.com3 weeks ago

Here's Proof Were All Becoming Mobile Addicts

Oxford Dictionaries apparently had good reason for forsaking the entire English language and instead making its 2015 Word of the Year an emoji , the Face with Tears of Joy: The use of emoji keyboard apps exploded last year, part of a boom in ...
 Yahoo! Finance1 month ago
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