Posted on November 30, by Scott Alexander I. If the world was created by the Invisible Hand, who is good, how did it come to contain so much that is evil? Can he expect to get rich? No — if Google stock was underpriced ie you could easily get rich by buying Google stockthen everyone smart enough to notice would buy it.
A History Of Dictionary. It is an opportunity for us to reflect on the language and ideas that represented each year. So, take a stroll down memory lane to remember all of our past Word of the Year selections.
And, if you think you already know the definitions of our previous Words of the Year As a dictionary, we believe understanding the concept is vital to identifying misinformation in the wild, and ultimately curbing its impact.
Here's our full explanation on our choice for Word of the Year! It was a year of real awakening to complicity in various sectors of society, from politics to pop culture. From our Word of the Year announcement: Our choice for Word of the Year is as much about what is visible as it is about what is not.
We must not let this continue to be the norm.
If we do, then we are all complicit. Fear of the "other" was a huge theme infrom Brexit to President Donald Trump's campaign rhetoric. Despite being chosen as the Word of the Year, xenophobia is not to be celebrated.
Racial identity also held a lot of debate inafter Rachel Dolezal, a white woman presenting herself as a black woman, said she identified as biracial or transracial.
Our Word of the Year in reflected the many facets of identity that surfaced that year. Things don't get less serious in Our Word of the Year was exposurewhich highlighted the year's Ebola virus outbreak, shocking acts of violence both abroad and in the US, and widespread theft of personal information.
Here's what we had to say about exposure in From the pervading sense of vulnerability surrounding Ebola to the visibility into acts of crime or misconduct that ignited critical conversations about race, gender, and violence, various senses of exposure were out in the open this year.
Here's an excerpt from our announcement in Here's an excerpt from our release that year that gives a pretty good explanation for our choice: Tergiversate means "to change repeatedly one's attitude or opinions with respect to a cause, subject, etc. And so, we named tergiversate the Word of the Year.
Unlike inchange was no longer a campaign slogan.
But, the term still held a lot of weight. Here's an excerpt from our Word of the Year announcement in The national debate can arguably be summarized by the question:Hey guys, I was just wondering if anyone knows if there is a minimum length for the Extended Essay.
Obviously I'm going to make it as long as possible, without exceeding, but is there any point where you would begin to lose marks for not being thorough enough? isn't part of the word count and is not required to be read either.
Any. Word of the Year. Our Word of the Year choice serves as a symbol of each year’s most meaningful events and lookup trends.
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