FYI: English language continues to evolve – OMG! (via Slouching towards Thatcham)

Being a self-proclaimed English brat…I love this.

FYI: English language continues to evolve - OMG! The folks over at the Oxford English Dictionary published their latest updates to the OED today, revising and adding to a language which already contains more than 600,000 recorded words. Among the new inductees are some real corkers. Several modern day initialisms – abbreviations consisting of the initial letters of a name or expression – such as OMG (oh my God), LOL (laughing out loud), FYI (for your information), TMI (too much information), IM … Read More

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