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Phubbing comes of age

Wordability has now been running for over four years, with more than 200 posts. Inevitably, favourite new words emerge over a period like that. And the word I have enjoyed writing about more than any other is still Phubbing. 336 more words


New publication on Ngas

A new publication (in English) on Ngas has just appeared at Reimer Verlag: Herrmann Jungraithmayr und Miroslava Holubová: The Ngas Language (Shik Ngas). Fundamentals of Grammar • Texts • Dictionary… 58 more words


Definition of goodwill: Women’s Club buys dictionaries for 3rd graders

By Tony Wittkowski | Business Reporter | The Herald-Palladium

BERRIEN COUNTY — Mark Twain once said, “The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.” 627 more words


Dictionaries and Thesauruses to Buy

Over the past couple of years I’ve put together some gift recommendations for writers—and the writers in our lives (if you happen to be lucky enough to have a relationship with one!). 479 more words

Adam On Writing

کھنگالیں اور ترجمہ کریں - Oxford Dictionaries

اردو Oxford living dictionary دیکھیے، الفاظ و تراکیب ڈھونڈیے، اور اس ڈیجیٹل طور پر کم نمائندگی رکھنے والی زبان کی ترویج میں ہاتھ بٹائیے۔ آج ہی لِونگ ڈکشنری کا حصہ بنیے۔

Source: کھنگالیں اور ترجمہ کریں – Oxford Dictionaries


Apps to forget about #1: Vocabulist

It’s practically impossible to keep up to date with all the new language learning tools that appear, even with the help of curated lists like… 299 more words


Your Dic Lack What?

Why on Earth aren’t there words such as ‘cytoplasmosys’ or ‘cytomosys’ in the dictionaries?