The American Dialect Society met today to nominate words-of-the-year for 2009 and the word-of-the-decade for 2000-2009. Download the nominations (PDF, 94K). The final votes in all categories will take place from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, in the Ruth Room of the Baltimore Hilton in Baltimore, Maryland. The results will be posted here shortly thereafter.
January 7th, 2010 Comments Off on Word of the year 2009 and word of the decade 2000-2009 nominations finalized; voting January 8