Date: Sat, 23 Dec 1995 11:19:08 -0500 From: "Dennis R. Preston" Subject: Re: Algeo/Barnhart WOTYs Bethany, What's this 'skinny' (=information) stuff? I used it in the 1950's. Maybe it could be OTWOTY (Old-Timers' Word of the Year). (I like that category.) Dennis >And what about "skinny" as in "What's the skinny on the WOTY?" > >Bethany Dennis R. Preston Department of Linguistics and Languages Michigan State University preston[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]