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‘Simples’, ‘tweetheart’ and ‘fauxmance’ - new additions to dictionary!


October 27th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): It has been a while since the English dictionary was updated but now a string of new words have made their way to the latest Collins English ... Read more...

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Too bored to comment? Click ‘Meh’ button on Facebook


August 14th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 14 (ANI): We often come across videos or pictures on Facebook that just don't impress us enough to comment. Soon, you may not need to - just click ... Read more...

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‘Twittering’, ‘hmm’, and ‘heh’ make it to Collins English Dictionary


August 31st, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): 'Twittering', 'hmm', and 'heh' are among the 267 words that have been added to this year's Collins English Dictionary, all thanks to teenagers who use such words on ... Read more...

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Twitter to be listed in dictionary


July 6th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): Social networking tool Twitter is all set to be listed in the 30th anniversary edition of the Collins English Dictionary.The name of the micro-blogging website, which boasts ... Read more...

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Latest word added to Collins English Dictionary is from The Simpsons


November 17th, 2008 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): The Collins English Dictionary has a new word added to its list, and its origin is from the American animated sitcom The Simpsons.The new word, Meh, which ... Read more...

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Facebook finds a place in the Collins English Dictionary


December 20th, 2007 - 4:19 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 20 (ANI): The social networking website Facebook has been included as a word, both a noun and a verb, in the 2008 edition of the Collins English Dictionary.The noun form ... Read more...

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