LauraM Posted February 8, 2014 Report Share Posted February 8, 2014 Here's another one of those articles that examines some of the new words that have become so popular in the past year in the English language.The writer attempts to separate out the words that "matter" versus those that don't. I found it an interesting read.You can see the article here:http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2013/dec/29/selfies-twerking-words-really-mattered-2013Let us know your thoughts. Do you agree? Do you use some of these words? Like them? Find them annoying? Here's a quick rundown of the list of words that the writer thinks really "matter" versus those that don't.Important words:Big dataMetadata SurveillanceSousveillanceBitcoinPrecariatHard-workingObamacareBinge-watchingUnimportant or "annoying" wordsBelfieSchmazingArtisanalTwerk-outGlocalPhubbingSparrowfaceMeggings Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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