How many rounds of anthimeria can a word go through and still be valuable? Also in today’s News Roundup: a new booklet on copyright, phablet, using LinkedIn to find work, and youth.
“Repurposing Anthimeria”: From verb to noun to verb: how much can we recycle our words before they lose all meaning? (Lingua Franca)
More great articles
- “Book Review—Copyright and Permissions: What Every Writer and Editor Should Know”: This new booklet is a handy reference for copyeditors without the benefit of a legal department. (EditorMom)
- “The Not-So-Fabulous Phablet”: Where did this “Least Likely to Succeed Word” come from, and will it stick around anyway? (Word Routes)
- “How I Connected With My Dream Editor on LinkedIn”: You can easily adapt this article for you copyediting business. (Make a Living Writing)
- “Sweet Word of Youth”: Tempted to change youth? Don’t bother. (You Don’t Say)