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The Dance of the Presidentiables
Aug22

The Dance of the Presidentiables

by Krip Yuson   Far into the future, word fanciers will note that the term “presidentiable,” newly minted as far as the OED or Oxford English Dictionary is concerned, had its origin in the Philippines. It’s one of a score of fresh words officially accepted as part of the English lexicon, and sourced from our own engagement with the language. No one can trace who it was, which Filipino, first used the term. He or she must have...

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