social media words

Social Media words that made the dictionary

For the past few years, Oxford Dictionary Online has been making headlines for accepting online born words as part of English vocabulary.

We’ve all taken a (selfie) or two before, used a (phablet) or (unliked) something before. Some of these “new words” can only be used within the context of or only on the Internet, while other existing words are now getting a new identity that carry alternate meanings, and uses.

Give it a try and (google) these word and see if you can find them on Oxford Dictionary. You will be seriously impressed. I’m not (trolling) you.