Greetings once again Butter Lamb readers! It’s the weekend, which means it’s time for another Reference News Roundup. Once again, I’ve combed through the news and picked out another batch of dictionary-, word- and reference-related news for you to read and ponder.
Enjoy these articles and have a great weekend.
PS) Thanks for the likes and follows this week!
Story of the Week:
This Bar Says It Will Kick You Out If You Use the Word ‘Literally’
And the rest ….
If Kids Don’t Know What ‘Acorn’ and ‘Nectar’ Mean, Don’t Blame the Dictionary
Word of the Week: Deadlock
Panera Bread Demands FDA Define the Word ‘Egg’
Google Adds ‘Similar Sounding Words’ to Dictionary Search Cards
Fitzwilliam Author Delves into New England Urban Dictionary
Don’t Sweat It, Coolness Is a Social Construct
Get Yer Hand Off It, Mate, Australian Slang Is Not Dying