Word of the Year as chosen by Oxford, Merriam-Webster, and Dictionary.com.

2015: A Year of Pictographs and Identity Politics in Our Language

2015: A Year of Pictographs and Identity Politics in Our Language

A show about the mysteries of English.
Dec. 28 2015 9:32 AM

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Bob Garfield and Mike Vuolo talk to editors at Oxford, Merriam-Webster, and Dictionary.com about their picks for Word of the Year.

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