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Words for Women Writing Memoir, #46

by Matilda ButlerFebruary 21, 2012
Words for Women Writing Memoir, #46

Memoir Writers — another word for introduced in the Oxford English Dictionary during World War II.

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Words for Women Writing Memoir, #45

by Matilda ButlerFebruary 19, 2012
Words for Women Writing Memoir, #45

Memoir Writers: You may surprised that this word is as recent as World War II.

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Words for Women Writing Memoir, #44

by Matilda ButlerFebruary 18, 2012
Words for Women Writing Memoir, #44

Memoir Writers: Here’s a phrase you may not know, but it is fascinating. Check out this phrase that was first used during World War II.

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Words for Women Writing Memoir, #43

by Matilda ButlerFebruary 17, 2012
Words for Women Writing Memoir, #43

Memoir Writers: Check out today’s word from World War II. Precision in language and usage is always important in writing.

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Words for Women Writing Memoir: #42

by Matilda ButlerFebruary 16, 2012
Words for Women Writing Memoir: #42

Memoir Writers: Many words and phrases that we use today first appeared in the Oxford English Dictionary during World War II. Make sure that the words you use in your memoir were already in widespread use for the period you are covering in your memoir.

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Words for Women Writing Memoir: #41

by Matilda ButlerFebruary 15, 2012
Words for Women Writing Memoir: #41

Another in our series of words that first made it into the OED during World War II. We think this one will surprise you.

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Words for Women Writing Memoir: #40

by Matilda ButlerFebruary 14, 2012
Words for Women Writing Memoir: #40

Word #40 that first entered the Oxford English Dictionary during World War II. It’s two quite different uses will surprise you.

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