Archive for the ‘Language’ Category

Colorful Dutch idioms and expressions, Part 3

Posted by: New Class Traitor on April 3, 2017

Colorful Dutch idioms and expressions, Part 2

Posted by: New Class Traitor on April 2, 2017

Colorful Dutch idioms and metaphors, Part 1

Posted by: New Class Traitor on April 1, 2017

“Deplorables” as a “geuzennaam” (linguistic reappropriation)

Posted by: New Class Traitor on January 20, 2017

Neologism of the day “peacock issues”

Posted by: New Class Traitor on December 19, 2016

Forget “antisemitism”: call it what it is, “judeophobia”

Posted by: New Class Traitor on July 17, 2014

OUP neologism of the year: “unfriend/defriend”

Posted by: New Class Traitor on March 21, 2010

Kosher computers and happy Purim!

Posted by: New Class Traitor on February 27, 2010

Neologism: “nom de bloguerre”

Posted by: New Class Traitor on December 31, 2009