Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Mom Confessions Mom Confessions

Did y'all hear?? New words have been added to the Oxford English dictionary!  Here are some of them:

What do you think?

by on Aug. 28, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Replies (31-33):
littlesippycup
by Ruby Member on Aug. 29, 2013 at 4:02 PM
1 mom liked this

Oh crap!! You've just justified this in a completely rational manner that gives me a smidgen of hope again =) Thank you.

Quoting SyllabaryBisque:

It's depressing, but I can understand the need. It's a DICTIONARY. The whole point of the book is to define a word or term for someone who might hear it and not know what it is. Pretty simple! ;)


Wicked.Jester
by on Aug. 29, 2013 at 4:03 PM

Why the fact that there was once no dictionary is relevant at all to this post.

Quoting 0Kit0:

And what would you like to know?

Quoting Wicked.Jester:

And?

Quoting 0Kit0:

Just remember at one point there was no dictionary and no technical way to spell or use words.



Quoting MommyLove23:

It's official,this world has gone to shit!



0Kit0
by Silver Member on Aug. 29, 2013 at 4:51 PM
It is. How do you think a dictionary came about in the first place? A collection of words people use. It has changed and will continue to change because language changes.



Quoting Wicked.Jester:

Why the fact that there was once no dictionary is relevant at all to this post.

Quoting 0Kit0:

And what would you like to know?



Quoting Wicked.Jester:

And?

Quoting 0Kit0:

Just remember at one point there was no dictionary and no technical way to spell or use words.





Quoting MommyLove23:

It's official,this world has gone to shit!



Add your quick reply below:
You must be a member to reply to this post.
Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN