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Hindi Word of the Year is… aadhaar!

Hindi Word of the Year is… aadhaar!

30 January 2018

In November 2017, we announced our search for a Hindi Word of The Year, calling on speakers of the language to help choose a word that captures the prevailing ideas, attitudes, and concerns of 2017.

Collaboration for academic access

Collaboration for academic access

23 January 2018

We are pleased to announce that we have joined the Initiative for Open Citations (I4OC).

Improving children’s language skills

Improving children’s language skills

18 January 2018

We are happy to announce that we are the new publishing partner for the Nuffield Foundation’s Nuffield Early Language Intervention.

500 WORDS competition launches to find 2018’s Children’s Word of the Year

500 WORDS competition launches to find 2018’s Children’s Word of the Year

15 January 2018

We have teamed up with BBC Radio 2's 500 WORDS story competition for a seventh year.

Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2017

Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2017

15 December 2017

Oxford Dictionaries has announced ‘youthquake’ as its Word of the Year 2017