…put in a good word

Today crusaders, we’re faced with a conundrum. On the one hand, we have what would appear to be an unassailable fact — the importance of words has never been clearer.

…Get Real

Yesterday, Merriam-Webster announced their “Word of the Year” for 2016, and a more fitting word you’d be hard-pressed to find. The winner–surreal–perfectly summarizes how a lot of us are feeling about the past 12 months.

…have another thing coming

  Here at 2WC we love a good turn of phrase. I don’t know about you, but I for one am always chomping at the bit for a  well-placed play on words.

…look it up

At long last, Oxford Dictionary’s word of the year is here. That single piece of vocab that defines the last 12(ish) months was announced yesterday. So what’s the most influential word of 2014? vape Pronunciation: /vāp / VERB Inhale and exhale the vapor produced by an electronic cigarette or similar device. NOUN An electronic cigarette or…

…redefine

Every year the dictionaries of the world determine what terms and words need to be added to their pages (on the web and otherwise), and every year Zer and myself share our two cents.