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On the Heels of “Twerk”, Oxford English Dictionary Considers Several New Silly Words

"Man, I wish 'phubbing' was a real word." WISH GRANTED. Maybe.

In a recent interview with Wordability, Senior Editor at Oxford Dictionaries Fiona McPherson shed some light on words that are "on the radar" for possible future inclusion in the OED. While a serious discussion about the word "bacne" is kind of hilarious, every English teacher you've ever had just felt a great disturbance in the Force.

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