|Last week, the Oxford English Dictionary honored children's|
author Roald Dahl in its quarterly update.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Roald Dahl and the OED
This week at Copyediting.com, I wrote about the recent update announcement from the Oxford English Dictionary and its honoring of Roald Dahl's linguistic legacy on his hundredth birthday.
I'm rather excited to see scrumdiddlyumptious appear in a dictionary, though I assume it will be some time before Word's spell-checker will recognize it. Guess I'll have to add it myself, because I plan on using it often.