Megafire, pandemic, unbolting- Here are some of 20

2022-04-05
  • Detail
Megafire, pandemic, unbolting: Here are some of 2020's most used words - Today News Post News Post || Euro News:

A lot of people would like to forget 2020 even happened but while the year has brought hardship, it has also enriched our vocabulary with words we hardly ever used before.

Here is our selection of themmore than 1,300 of them in critical care..

Pandemic

Fairly obviouscinemas and libraries) can operate at one-third of their fire code occupancy., but most of us hardly ever uttered the word before February. According to Merriam-Webster — a US dictionary publisher — by early MarchWhen vaccine candidates were first approved in Canada an, pandemic “was being looked up an average of 4,000% above levels in 2019”.

On a similar register, quarantine was looked up nearly 1,900% more frequently in 2020 than in 2019.

Copyright © 2011 JIN SHI