Defining Canadianisms

Lexicographer Stefan Dollinger explains how new words like "tweeting" make it into the dictionary.

Lexicographer Stefan Dollinger explains how new words like “tweeting” make it into the dictionary.

This week, UBC professor and lexicographer Stefan Dollinger joins Ira Nadel to discuss Canadianisms, the transformation of the English language and the future of dictionaries. Find out what makes us unique from our American and British friends by tuning in this Wednesday at 6 p.m. on CiTR.

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