Tuesday , May 22, 2018

Padilla: Words and color of the Year

IT'S that time of a new year when popular dictionaries and Pantone declare the words and color of the year. It’s that time too when thy OC-ness is alert for something that is really, actually, basically useless piece of knowledge because who would really care what words were popular or significant in the year that was? But if you are at times into trivia, here it goes:

For Oxford dictionaries, the word of 2017 was a phrase coined in 1965