Merriam-Webster is redefining the role of the dictionary in the 21st century. If you don’t follow them on Twitter, I strongly recommend doing so. But did you know that a fake word–or “ghost word“–made its way into their dictionary accidentally? Check out this nerdy tale of a dictionary editor, a chemist, and a spatial fiasco.
Want Gradgrind's to come TO YOU?
Sign up for the Tuesday newsletter!
It's that easy. Go on.
February 2, 2018
November 4, 2016
December 20, 2016
January 18, 2018