Macquarie Dictionary Blog: Archives
Oct 11, 2013 | 1 Comment
When McCann approached us with their idea of creating a word for the activity of ignoring other people in favour of digital devices we welcomed the opportunity to take part in the process of coining a word which they would then launch on to the world. Read more...
Oct 03, 2013 | 2 Comments
The Editor gives her view
The Editor traces the history of this term and gives her thoughts on the recent controversy. Read more...
Oct 01, 2013 | 0 Comments
The bane of every writer’s life! The problem is that we see what we are expecting to see, not what is actually there, particularly if we are caught up in the writing process and most of our brain is preoccupied with the meaning of what we are writing. Read more...