Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Wed Jan 20 13:56:01 UTC 2010

At 1/20/2010 01:45 AM, Benjamin Zimmer wrote:
>My latest Word Routes column is on "unfriend" and the Dutch equivalent
>"ontvrienden": Words of 2009, or 1659?

Love it!

I propose a new category for W'sOTY:  "Rip Van Winkle of the
Year".  Or perhaps someone can suggest a better name.


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