Nov 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
Yesterday the Macquarie Dictionary team attended the Text100 event at the Botanical Gardens in Sydney to discuss all things words in 2017, in line with the theme: Make Your Words Matter. The four panellists included our very own Susan Butler, long time Editor of the Macquarie Dictionary; Aedhmar Hyn...
Jul 01, 2017 | 0 Comments
BY DARRYN KING
Darryn King dropped by the office to have a chat with our editorial team about what goes on behind the scenes.
Read the full article | The Monthly, July 2017
Note: This article is behind The Monthly's paywall.
Jun 01, 2017 | 3 Comments
Senior Editor Victoria Morgan chats with ABC Radio
Fitspo, bromance. The world is full of made up words but this is a new one - Covfefe. Last night US President, Donald Trump, tweeted “Despite the constant negative press covfefe”. So what does it mean?
Victoria Morgan, editor of the Macquarie Dictionary, speaks to Raf Epstein.
Apr 03, 2017 | 1 Comment
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Macquarie Dictionary is proud to have international award-winning Australian author, Kate Grenville pen the foreword for the the Seventh Edition. You can get your copy of the Macquarie Dictionary Seventh Edition here or wherever good books are sold. Read more...
Mar 01, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Seventh Edition of the Macquarie Dictionary is here. It's a beautifully packaged, incredibly useful work for anyone who yearns to know more about the Australian English language. You can get your copy of the Macquarie Dictionary Seventh Edition here or wherever good books are sold. Read more...
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 Comments
The People's Choice Word of the Year 2016 goes to halal snack pack! Honorable mentions go to alt-right and fake news. Read more...
Jan 25, 2017 | 11 Comments
Jan 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
A collection of some media coverage of Word of the Year 2016.
Sep 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
Susan Butler, the Editor of the Macquarie Dictionary joins Neil Mitchell on 3AW to talk about how and whether one can, fix misuse of language in English.
How do we fix misuse of the English language? | 3AW | 15 Sept 2016
Aug 01, 2016 | 0 Comments
Join the editors of the Macquarie Dictionary as they talk through some key educational terms relevant to Australian schools, students and educators in collaboration with Teacher Magazine.
Teacher's dictionary | Teacher Magazine | 01 Aug 2016
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 Comments
This is a first – the people and the Committee have agreed that captain’s call is the Word of the Year. Clearly this term has resonated with Australians, possibly because it touches on two of our national passions – cricket and politics – and so has been nominated as the most valuable contribution to Australian English in 2015. –SUSAN BUTLER, THE EDITOR