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Dear parents, you can contribute to Oxford English Dictionary!
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Dear parents, you can contribute to Oxford English Dictionary!

The dictionary would like to hear about new words and senses of familiar words from parents.Illustration by Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Parents take note! The Oxford English Dictionary's publisher, Oxford University Press, has appealed for ideas from users of the parenting website Mumsnet. It said it would like to hear about brand new words and new senses of familiar words. Suggestions from parents on Mumsnet include 'hangry', 'defleated', and 'whinese'. Fi Mooring, senior ... Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
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How a debate on post-truth ended with the audience applauding logical fallacies

Post-truth (according to The Oxford English Dictionary): Relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief. There's no better example of post-truth ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago
Huffington Post

Dictionaries Are Tracking Trumpian Word Usage To Update The English Language Accordingly

How much power does an American president have? Enough, apparently, to issue executive orders considered unsound by ethicists . And enough to alter the language we use, as evidenced by dictionary updates centered on heads of state past and present. The ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago

Cut & Thrust: A DANGEROUS NEW GREAT GAME

Push the enemy into an unreal world, one where he believes what he is being fed and told. At a time when chaos and bedlam are consuming the world, Pakistan’s compulsions regarding China Pakistan Economic Corridor or the One Belt One Road phenomenon are such ...
 The Financial Chronicle4 days ago
Rediff.com

Database State to Surveillance State

UID/Aadhaar-based surveillance does not end with the collection of fingerprints and iris scan, it goes quite beyond it and poses a lethal threat to the idea of India, says Gopal Krishna.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com While responding to a request for an urgent hearing in the matter of 'biometric information' based e-identity and 12-digit biometric unique identification (UID)/Aadhaar number-related projects, when the Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar-headed three judge bench asked, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

The meaning of everything

Madness is compelling enough for the advertiser, but madness combined with a felicity for language captures something elemental. The automatism that comes with pop cultural depictions of madness is a perfect conduit for the linguistic savant. The madman, not ...
 Business Line1 month ago
catchnews.com

The terrible truth about surveillance, 'bio-political tattooing' and e-identity projects

While responding to a request for the urgent hearing in the matter of biometric information based e-identity and 12-digit biometric unique identification (UID)/Aadhaar number related projects, when a three-judge Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago
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