The ADS WOTY conference

Jesse Sheidlower jester at PANIX.COM
Wed Dec 29 16:05:44 UTC 2004

On Wed, Dec 29, 2004 at 09:27:39AM -0600, Barbara Need wrote:
> There is a weekly column in the Chicago Tribune's Tempo section about
> language. Today's column on words of the year refers to the American
> Dialect Society's annual Word of the Year conference!

It also refers to the fact "The Oxford English Dictionary
named "chav" as its 'buzzword' of 2004." News to the OED.


Jesse Sheidlower

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