The American Dialect Society


Subject:
English Language , Regions of the World , Dialects , North America , Terms & Phrases

Description:
Find current and archived lists of the Society's "Words of the Year" ("words which most colored the nation's lexicon, or otherwise dominated the national discourse," such as "truthiness"), discussion lists, and links to related sites. "Founded more than a century ago, the American Dialect Society is dedicated to the study of the English language in North America, and of other languages, or dialects of other languages, influencing it or influenced by it."

Publisher:
American Dialect Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.americandialect.org/


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