Word of the Year 2019

Poster WOTY, aka the Word of the Year, is given by various organizations and highlight language which reflect the popular discourse. 2019’s top words: Cancel Culture, Climate Emergency, They … Headlines ‘They’ named as Merriam-Webster dictionary’s word of the year ‘Climate emergency’ chosen as Oxford Dictionaries’ 2019 word of the year Features Cancel Culture Climate …

Ayöök Vocabulary from Santa María Ocotepec (Maaxïnkojm), Oaxaca, México

Photo: Ceramic Cup Here are key Ayöök (Mixe) words and phrases used in Santa María Ocotepec (>Maaxïnkojm) and translated in Spanish and English. If you have not started to learn Ayöök, 2019 is a great time to start as this is the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Planeta.com is celebrating the year by updating guides …

2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages

Photo: Tienda Ayöök, Clay Rabbits 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages (Año Internacional de las Lenguas Indígenas). Hashtags: #iyil2019, #2019iyil Planeta.com will be updating relevant features that showcase successful language conservation campaigns including Dizhsa Nabani,  #UsaTuVoz , Kumoontun, and Māori Language Week / Te Wiki o te Reo Māori. Suggestions are welcome as we edit …

Macquarie Dictionary

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Australia’s Macquarie Dictionary – macquariedictionary.com.au – was first published in print in 1981 and has been online since 2003. Its reputation has gone from strength to strength. It is regarded as the standard reference on Australian English. What we like – Macquarie describes language as it is used. The Twitter …

Think

Verbs Think = have a particular opinion, belief, or idea about someone or something Quotes The person who says he knows what he thinks but cannot express it usually does not know what he thinks. ― Mortimer J. Adler, How to Read a Book Planeta Verbs