Tag Archive | "newspaperese"

Headless Body in Topless Bar – and other favorite headlines

Friday, July 10, 2009


Print newspapers may be, like the Cheshire cat, slowly vanishing. Within a decade or two, the pundits tell us, newspapers will only exist online. Does this mean big changes? Does this mean that newspaperese will disappear, to be replaced by plain English? For readers unacquainted with the term, newspaperese is a peculiar subset of the […]

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