Some say that netspeak—meaning writing that uses shortcuts, little or no punctuation, and plenty of emojis—is turning us into a nation of illiterates.
It’s time for some Dictionary.com national holidays. We’re lining up the first batch right here. Get ready to celebrate.
Want to sound totally out of date? Continue using worn out slang words from 2016 (and on) in your vocab. But if you don't want to annoy your friends anymore with phrases from yesterday, you better skip on sliding any of these into the conversation (and add a few new phrases instead).
[ ih-soor-ee-uhnt ]
Aug 5, 2020