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Shocking: Former Oxford English Dictionary Editor Deleted Thousands Of "Foreign" Words
"This is really shocking. If a word gets into the OED, it never leaves. If it becomes obsolete, we put a dagger beside it, but it never leaves." The Guardian (UK) 11/26/12
Posted November 27, 2012 06:34 AM




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