America’s Greatest Word

It’s one of the most frequently used words in the world: OK, often spelled okay, originated in the United States but is now recognized and used by speakers the world over. How the two-letter agreement become so popular in less than 200 years is the topic of...

The OED Birthday Word Generator

One of the things that make translation such an exciting field is the ever-shifting nature of language. Words and terms change as frequently as the culture itself.