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Word Warriors Want to Revive Forgotten Terms

If “banishing” overused words is anathema to you, then you might appreciate this story. The Wayne State Word Warriors have issued their annual list of words they’d like people to use more often in 2016. Word Warrior Chris Williams tells WDET’s Pat Batcheller the English language has many good words that have been forgotten or overlooked. Click on the audio player to hear the conversation.

Here’s the list for 2016:

 

Words You Can Re-use in 2016

 

Pat Batcheller

Word Warrior Chris Williams

 

Image credit: Pat Batcheller

About the Author

Pat Batcheller

Senior News Editor & WDET Host, Morning Edition

Hi, I’m Pat Batcheller, your host for WDET’s Morning Edition. I bring you the news, weather, traffic, and information to help you start your weekday.

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