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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...
Nov 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
This year over 150,000 students from across New South Wales competed in the Premier’s Spelling Bee 2017, the largest Spelling Bee in the country. As sponsors of the event, Macquarie Dictionary was there to witness the intelligent junior and senior students spell everything from sleuth to thermodynamics to sauerkraut. Read more...
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.