New words are really old words


We are so clever with our words–or at least we think we are.  People are always coining new words to fit a situation.    Some words that we think are old have been around for a long time.

Thanks to me friend and fellow writer, Maryjo Morgan, (Fred’s Used Websites) for sending me this Mental Floss article.

Some of the words that have been around a long time are unfriend, dude, hangout, tricked out and puke.

Click on the Mental Floss link to find 16 words that are older than you think.


One response to “New words are really old words

  1. So glad you had fun with this one, Bob!