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Selfie is Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2013

Selfie is Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2013
The Internet Generation has coined some slang words of its own. Selfie is one of them. This word is the Oxford Dictionaries' top annual winner of 2013 and has beat other equally new and strange words.
Read more Nov 19 2013, 6:56am CST
 

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Source: The Millions

If you’re eagerly anticipating the next edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, be prepared to wait until 2034. You can blame the internet for the delay, which has made research easier but also leads to information overload. There are so many new words that the dictionary would be 40 volumes if it ever makes it to print, but expect it to be only online instead.  For more on the new OED, read a profile of new edit ...
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Source: The Stranger

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...is now out of print. It is the world’s most definitive work on the most global language, but the Oxford English Dictionary may be disappearing from bookshelves forever. Publishers fear the next edition will never appear in print form because its vast size means only an online version will be feasible, and affordable, for scholars. The next edition won't be ready until 2034, at which time we'll either be burning books for warm ...
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Source: Daily Mail - UK

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