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Talk of Iowa
Tue October 29, 2013
New Words and College Words: Patricia O'Conner
Thanks to a very public performance a few weeks ago, most of us now know what it means to 'twerk.' Join host Charity Nebbe for her talk with English language expert Patricia O’Conner. Hear about some of the newest words in our lexicon such as 'twerk,' 'selfie,' and 'squee.' They also explore the list of words college students are most likely to look up.