BBC Radio 4: Eight annoying made-up words used in everyday life

Okay, this blog contains plenty of anti-prescriptionist rants about stale pale male grammar pedants, but there are lines that may need to be drawn on the descriptionist side too. In a BBC Radio 4 preview of goth-lord Neil Gaiman’s Anansi Boys, a list of irritating neologisms was compiled, and I have to admit, it’s absolutely spot on.