Words in the news

Michael Quinion wordseditor at WORLDWIDEWORDS.ORG
Thu Jan 31 12:57:20 UTC 2008

There's an interesting article about online neologisms in New Scientist
today, only available online to subscribers, but a report based on it also
appears in today's Daily Telegraph:


which mentions Grant Barrett, Ben Zimmer and Mark Peters.

Michael Quinion
Editor, World Wide Words
E-mail: wordseditor at worldwidewords.org
Web: http://www.worldwidewords.org

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