‘Green’ Dethrones ‘Climate Change’ as the Top Earth Day Word for 2015

Global Language Monitor’s Earth Day Words that Changed the World analysis Since 1970 a whole new vocabulary has entered the English Language. New Words and New ‘Senses’ of Old Words   Austin, Texas,Earth Week April 2015. For the first time since its annual survey began, ‘Climate Change’  has been dethroned in the Global Language Monitor’s Earth […]

The Top Business Buzzwords of Global English for 2014

Second Annual Survey The World of Business as Reflected in English Language Buzzwords Austin, Texas, Easter Weekend, 2015– The Global Language Monitor has announced the Top Business Buzzwords of the Year, for Global English, the world’s pre-eminent language of commerce. “It is often noted that the world of business includes its own specialized vocabularly, and this can […]

Final Hollywood Award of the Season — Top words from Hollywood (HollyWords)

American Sniper and Selma Take Top Prizes Twelfth Annual Survey The Year in Film as Reflected in the English Language Austin, Texas, March 9, 2015.   ‘Your call’ from American Sniper has been named the Top HollyWords of the Year by the Global Language Monitor in its twelfth annual  Internet MediaBuzz SurveyThese were followed […]

Nine of 15 Brands Associated with Rio 2016 not Top Olympic Sponsors

New Brand Affiliation Index (BAI) Rankings for RIO 2016 Games Bridgestone makes a remarkable debut as a Top Sponsor Nike, though only an Official Supplier, has Clout of Top Sponsor February 27, 2015 Austin, Texas — Top Olympic Sponsors Coca-Cola, Bridgestone, McDonald’s and GE lead the Marketing Race for the RIO Summer Games according to a new analysis […]

The HeartEmoji (for love) is Top Word, Pope Francis topped by Ebola as Top Name, “Hands Up, No Shoot” is Top Phrase

Pope Francis Topped by Ebola for Top Name of 2014 (see below) “Hands Up, No Shoot” is the Top Phrase of the Year of 2014 (see below)   Documenting the year 2014 through English-language word usage Global Language Monitors 15th Annual Survey of Global English  AUSTIN, Texas,  December 2014  — The Emoji  ideograph for Heart (and Love)  is the Top […]

The Various Global Language Monitor Word of the Year Schedules

GLM Words of the Year Schedules No. 1, Words, Names and Phrases of 2014 will be announced during the US Thanksgiving Week, Tuesday November 25 No. 2, Top Business Buzzwords (50) will be announced in early December. No.3, Top Words of the Quindecennial of the 21st century will be announced in mid-December. No. 4, Top Words, One Hundred Years Hence […]

Answers to Unasked Questions From the Mid-Terms

Austin, Texas November 17, 2014 — Since the US Mid-Term Elections, the Global Language Monitor have compiled a list of the major global trends that were not specifically addressed by either party. In 2014 to better understand these issues, GLM has structured these topics as “Answers to Unasked questions”.   “Since 2004, GLM has analyzed […]

What Exactly is Settled Science?

The ThoughtTopper Institute analyses the numbers behind the news.   Phrase of the Day:  Settled Science As thoughtful readers have learned since the launch of the Global Language Monitor in the fall of 2003all objectivity in media is suspect, and for good reason.  The non-bias claimed on all sides of the political equation is itself, biased, since all media have […]

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