Widening vocab

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WIDENING VOCAB

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Suppose the Oxford Dictionary had fewer words to suffice the way one expressed thoughts and feelings and ideas?

Well, heres a solution (because humans have no limits) the Oxford Dictionary recently added a Thousand (yeah you read it right, 1000) new words to make our communication a tad easier and shorter.

1. Awesome-sauce adj. (US informal) extremely good; excellent

The critics say that awesome-sauce & abso-bloody-lutely show a dumbing down of the English language but the editors say that its a creative use of the language.

2. Brexit noun

A term for the potential or hypothetical departure of the United Kingdom from the Eurozone

3. Bruh noun

(US informal) A male friend

4. Cupcakery noun

A bakery that specialises in cupcakes

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