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New Trending Words Added to Oxford

By |March 16th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

Three hundred words were recently added to OxfordDictionaries.com, which monitors current trends in the use of modern English. There appeared to be some trends […]

Word Lovers Unite

By |March 3rd, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

I like words. I like how they make me feel. I like how they roll off my tongue. Words like filipendulous are phonetically fun to […]

Looking for the Truth

By |February 22nd, 2017|News, reference, search|0 Comments

We have all been there. It might be a in the middle of a professional conversation or social gathering and someone uses a word […]

New Words Added to the Oxford

By |July 19th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

The Oxford English Dictionary recently released their list of added words as part of their June update to the more than 150-year old publication. This […]

How is your qi?

By |November 6th, 2013|News, reference|Comments Off on How is your qi?

Is qi a word? According to Word with Friends, yes. It is reported to be another spelling for chi. For hardcore Scrabble-ites, this can sometimes be a hard pillow to swallow. The purist resist words that are popular for those hard to use letters like q and z.

Blogging Terms Make it to the Big Time

By |March 3rd, 2011|News|Comments Off on Blogging Terms Make it to the Big Time

The Oxford Dictionary has added various digital terms, including "bloggable” to their infamous resource.