Most of us have heard of hangry and some of us have experienced it. Now, it is in the dictionary. This interesting and humorous […]
With a passion for language, Erin McKean founded a nonprofit corporation and the world’s largest online dictionary. Wordnik is how the language guru and […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.