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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. These are the words that defined Previous Next Change It wasn't trendyfunny, nor was it coined on Twitterbut we thought change told a real story about how our users defined 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: In the past two years, has there been enough change?
Has there been too much? Meanwhile, many Americans continue to face change in their homes, bank accounts and jobs.
Only time will tell if the latest wave of change Americans voted for in the midterm elections will result in a negative or positive outcome. Tergiversate This rare word was chosen to represent because it described so much of the world around us.
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. Bluster In a year known for the Occupy movement and what became known as the Arab Spring, our lexicographers chose bluster as their Word of the Year for Here's an excerpt from our release that year that gives a pretty good explanation for our choice: Privacy We got serious in Here's an excerpt from our announcement in 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.
Identity Fluidity of identity was a huge theme in 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. Xenophobia Inwe selected xenophobia as our Word of the Year. 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. 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.This product includes everything you need for the snowman craft and writing activity.
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Snowman Videos for Preschoolers. Boohbah: Snowman [VHS] The Snowman Frosty the Snowman Hands-on Snowman Fun. Preschoolers won’t want to stop playing with this Faux Snow Counting Activity..
This Simple Snowman Sensory Bin is the perfect addition to your snowman studies.. With a few household items you’ve probably already got on .
This was a rainy Sunday activity thrown together with an old favorite pretend play prop. It’s a great alphabet activity with a focus on pretend play and part of our Alphabet For Starters series.
My son and I made this mail box years ago and it had been a while since I’d dug it out of my son’s closet to play. 4th Lesson 4th Lesson Roll a dice 50 times and recordFlip a penny 20 times and record the number of times it lands on heads or tails.
Make a chart to show the probability. the number of times it lands on each number. "My snowman melted!" writing activity Cute winter craft for little kids. Find this Pin and more on Winter: Snowmen Writing by Judy Deepe.
Squarehead Teachers: melted snowman holiday craft and writing project I will probably tweak to fit our curriculum, but I love this cute idea!