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“Mansplain” And “Glamping” Added To The Merriam-Websters Dictionary

The Merriam-Websters dictionary just got thicker and heavier. 850 new words have been added to its pages for 2018. “Self-care,” “life hack,” “dark chocolate,” and “tzatziki” are in, as well as terms like “glamping” (glamorous camping with plumbing), “mansplain,” “hmm,”

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International Team Of Linguists Keeps Track Of Canadianisms

For the first time since 1967, there’s a new edition of the Dictionary of Canadianisms on Historical Principles. The dictionary is a work in progress, assembled by an international team of linguists. The goal of the project is to assemble

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Face-Palm and Photobomb Make The Latest Edition of The Merriam-Webster Dictionary

The team of language experts behind the Merriam-Webster dictionary have adding over 1000 new words the latest volume, some of which may raise a few eyebrows. Many of the new words come from social media. The new entries also include

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