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It’s time to bring the ampersand back

Let’s give the once and future 27th letter of the alphabet its due
The new webster snycclopedic dictionary,Copenhagen Denmark

A dictionary editor’s concession: Language is ’really squishy’

A Q&A with Kory Stamper, an editor at Merriam-Webster and author of ’Word By Word,’ on profanity, and the politics of language
graduation Georgia Tech

Why you’ll never be an alumni

Prof. Pettigrew makes the case for proper usage
scrabble letters keyboard spelling

Why students should care about spelling

Its not 4 the reasonz u thynk
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An Anglo truce

Is the era of fighting over Quebec language laws officially over?
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My annual list of Banished Year-End Promotional Exercises

Our blogger takes issue with the 2009 banished word list’s inclusion of Tweet, bromance and friend as a verb