American Dialect Society Words of the Year Preview

Dennis R. Preston preston at MSU.EDU
Wed Dec 21 23:05:58 UTC 2005

Vibrant. Enthusiastic. Never unruly.


>Isn't it also the only one in which candidates are actually voted on
>by an unruly meeting of members?
>On Wednesday, December 21, 2005 9:26 AM, Grant Barrett wrote:
>>  Just a quick note that we're preparing for our 16th annual words of
>>  the year vote to be held January 6. The American Dialect Society's
>>  vote is the longest-running and the only one conducted by a non-
>>  commercial entity.
>Victoria Neufeldt
>727 9th Street East
>Saskatoon, Sask.
>S7H 0M6
>Tel: 306-955-8910

Dennis R. Preston
University Distinguished Professor
Department of English
Morrill Hall 15-C
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824-1036 USA
Office: (517) 353-4736
Fax: (517) 353-3755

More information about the Ads-l mailing list