In June, Grant attended the biennial meeting of the Dictionary Society of North America. One of the highlights was the New Word Open Mic where anybody was invited to step up to the microphone and submit a new word they had coined or found. Grant was one of the judges, and shares some of the new words submitted in this bonus podcast from A Way with Words.
Listen here to find out if “to Paris” has legs or if something you have is “googletudinous”:
Download the MP3 here (15.2 MB).
Special thanks to Charles Hodgson of Podictionary.com for recording the audio and agreeing to let us use it on the show.
Web sites mentioned in the podcast:
Erin McKean’s Dictionary Evangelist
Copy Editor newsletter
Carl Burnett’s Ski Dictionary
Amy Reynaldo’s Diary of a Crossword Fiend
Mark Peter’s Wordlustitude