Monthly Archives: December 2018

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What was the 2018 word of the year?

Every year, some of the major dictionaries publish their “word of the year”, which are identified as words most often used and searched for online. Call us nerds, but these are always eagerly anticipated in the On Point offices, as they show how our language is changing and also provide some interesting social commentary. Let’s [...]

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On Point handy tip: to ise or ize?

'ise' or 'ize'? When it comes to writing, one of the best habits to have is consistency. But even more important than that, is accuracy – after all, no one wants to be consistently incorrect (or inconsistently correct, for that matter). The English language has a lot of quirks, and sometimes these quirks can leave [...]

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