Global language monitor

A file photo of Mitt Romney. Oxford University Press’ word of the year “omnishambles” inevitably gave rise to Romneyshambles, alluding to Mitt Romney’s comment on England being not competent to run the Olympics. Photo: AFP<br />

Choosing the 2012 word of the year

3 min read . 17 Dec 2012
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Words that made news this year

2 min read . 19 Dec 2011