Thursday, December 13, 2007
SAN DIEGO (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) The top words and phrases of
this past year are all OK.
Top Words And Phrases Of 2007 Are OK
The Global Language Monitor, a California-based company that
analyzes the latest trends in word usage around the world, has
just announced the top words, phrases, and names for 2007, and
the most understood word on the planet is the word
Other well-known words that made the list include...
Hybrid, which represents all things green and
environmentally conscious, from biodiesel, to clothes made of
soy, to global warming.
Surge, referring to the controversial political and
military strategy in the ongoing war in Iraq.
Climate Change, the warming of the Earths
atmosphere due to natural cycles.
Al Gore, the politician whos been spreading
news of the planetary peril Earth may face if people
dont begin caring for the environment.
Bluetooth, the latest technology to connect electronic
devices by radio waves.
Cleavage, which has become a touchy campaign subject
since presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton showed hers off
by wearing a V-neck shirt during a televised speech.
Smirting, the newfound art of flirting while being
banished outside a building for smoking.
And finally, the Chinese-English phrase No
Noising, which is a Chinglish variation of Quiet
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