On “Twerking” the Dictionary

Diary of a Media Junkie

On Wednesday, Oxford English Dictionary added the following two words to the growing compendium of expressions:

Twerk – a provocative dance move
Selfie – A photograph taken of oneself using a phone
Twitter went slightly agog with expressions such as “we are getting dumber”, “English language is dead”. @Arriannamarie reacted in the following tweets (follow her by the way, and thank me later):

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