Tag: the English language

Literally Now Also Means Figuratively: A History of Controversial Dictionary Additions

Literally Now Also Means Figuratively: A History of Controversial Dictionary Additions

| October 3, 2013 | 4 Comments

The intrigue and scandal of changing dictionary definitions!

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The Smiley Face Dilemma: Using (and Abusing) the World’s Most Popular Emoticon

The Smiley Face Dilemma: Using (and Abusing) the World’s Most Popular Emoticon

| August 23, 2013 | 3 Comments

Is the smiley face ruining our language or is it time for us to embrace it as a new, functional part of the way we communicate?

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