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Oxford Dictionaries update quiz

Quiz: which new word is best for you?

After the recent update to OxfordDictionaries.com, you may have encountered many new words and wondered how best to go about incorporating them into everyday speech. Which ones to choose?

Well, to amuse and entertain, we’ve put together a quiz to help you pick which new word is best for you. You can choose whether you would like a fun word or a more serious word – everything from adorbs to acquihire. Try the quiz below, and let us know which word you get…

 

Which new word is best for you?

Take our quiz, and find out which word you’ll end up with…
Would you like your word to be:

: something fun I can use on social media

: something I’d spot in a newspaper

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