the language of cyberspace

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the language of cyberspace

Post by Archived Topic » Wed Dec 19, 2001 4:22 pm

i need to write an essay about contemporary language. i chose the language of cyberspace and thought it would be interesting to incorporate the origins of words such as surfing, spamming , flaming, cookie, newbie, etc. any help would be greatly appreciated
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the language of cyberspace

Post by Archived Reply » Wed Dec 19, 2001 4:37 pm

You could do worse than follow the submissions to the 'Using the Internet' Slang Street.
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Post by Archived Reply » Wed Dec 19, 2001 4:51 pm

I invite you to post your excellent question in the "Word Wizard Clubhouse" section".
We have also just opened a Slang Street (go to the "Slang Street" section) on words related to internet use.
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