List: Ban 'Bae,' 'Foodie,' 'Takeaway' from LexiconHey, bae: It's time again for a curated list of words and phrases that those with a linguistic skill set wish they could hurl into the polar vortex.
Merriam-Webster Adds Hashtag, Selfie To DictionaryDa "Yoopers" up dere in da U.P., Michigan's Upper Peninsula, have hit it big with inclusion of their nickname in Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and the company's free online database.
'Twerk' and 'Selfie' Among New Oxford Dictionary WordsThe Oxford Dictionary adds new words to its online database once per quarter, and the most recent crop brings just one term to mind. Seriously? Or should we say Srsly?
Capitalism And Socialism Wed As Words Of The YearThanks to the election, socialism and capitalism are forever wed as Merriam-Webster's most looked-up words of 2012.