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Thursday, December 31, 2009

List of banned words released

In its annual effort to protect the Queen's English, a Michigan university is insisting that 'shovel ready'' be buried, 'tweet' be tossed and all 'czars' be banished.

Lake Superior State University shamed those and several other words and phrases Thursday when it released its 2009 List of Words to Be Banished from the Queen's English for Mis-use, Over-use and General Uselessness.

More at thestar.com

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