The Millionth Word?

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web2.0.jpg"The one-millionth entry into the English language may be a sign of the times, but as words go it's a bit on the bland side - and, one could argue, not even a word. Quibbles aside, the Global Language Monitor announced on schedule early yesterday its choice for the milestone millionth word: Web 2.0. The Monior, "...which declares a word to have entered into wide use when it has been cited 25,000 times across many sources, communities and geographical locations, estimates a new word is born every 98 minutes."

--And the millionth word is ... hardly a word at all

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