Topic: Oxford University Press
'Unfriend' follows hypermiling, 2008's word of the year choice.
11/16/2009 12:00 am
When US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton met with Pakistani women Friday afternoon, many left the meeting feeling frustrated that their concerns – particularly on security issues – had not been heard or addressed.
10/30/2009 01:00 am
Readers write about how e-readers open up new possibilities for book lovers, why there should be a science Wordnik, and why labels don't accurately describe generations.
03/26/2009 01:00 am
Lexicographer Erin McKean’s interactive ‘Wordnik’ is projected to be the largest online dictionary ever.
03/16/2009 01:00 am
Critics saw in America a 'pigpen of freedom.' He saw a cause worth dying for.
02/12/2009 12:00 am
Gone from the 10,000-word lexicon aimed at 7-year-olds are such words as: 'magpie,' 'vine,' 'beaver,' and 'canary.' In are: 'mp3 player,' 'voicemail,' 'blog,' and 'chatroom.'
02/09/2009 12:00 am
A biography as tall as Lincoln himself.
01/11/2009 12:00 am
12/15/2008 12:00 am
A supermarket chain avoids the choice between the informal and the hypercorrect.
09/12/2008 01:00 am