Language http://kgou.org en OMG! Scrabble To Add New Words To Its Dictionary http://kgou.org/post/omg-scrabble-add-new-words-its-dictionary Every year the world&#8217;s major dictionaries unveil their new offerings, adding words that reflect new trends, technologies and fads. But Scrabble has long been a bastion of tradition.<p>Scrabble dictionaries are updated only every five to 10 years, and words vying for a coveted position between &#8220;aa&#8221; (a pointy rock found in Hawaii) and &#8220;zyme&#8221; (something that causes zymotic disease), must first go through an exhaustive process. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:35:20 +0000 editor 25141 at http://kgou.org OMG! Scrabble To Add New Words To Its Dictionary Preserving Creek Linguistic Heritage: An Interview With Gloria McCarty http://kgou.org/post/preserving-creek-linguistic-heritage-interview-gloria-mccarty <p></p><p></p><p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Even&nbsp;though parts of Oklahoma were known as Indian Territory in the 19th and early 20th centuries, today only a few thousand citizens speak the Creek language. University of Oklahoma Creek instructor Gloria McCarty and her family are a few of the world’s foremost authorities on the subject.</em></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 15:36:37 +0000 Ana Noshpal 4002 at http://kgou.org Preserving Creek Linguistic Heritage: An Interview With Gloria McCarty