We often hear that English is going to hell in a handbasket. Actually, though, linguistic handwringing about sinking standards and sloppy speech has been going on for centuries – at least as far back as the 1300’s! And: language also...
Is there a distinction to be made between envy and jealousy? The hosts try to parse out the difference. This is part of a complete episode.
n.— «Compersion is a made up word which means the opposite of jealousy.» —“New Book Dares To Ask: Can Jealousy Be a Path to Unconditional Love?” eMediaWire Jan. 30, 2007. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)