via guardian.co.uk – click the link for the article
I mentioned the new OED online to my language students the other week, and McCrum is right: it does make a diverting way to wile away a while.
The question of where the English language might be heading is a fascinating one. Remember my post about ‘Singlish’ a few weeks back? And this morning someone posted a link to an article about the Chinese battle with Chinglish.