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Daily Archives: October 16, 2017

Let’s Get Wordy with National Dictionary Day

Let’s Get Wordy with National Dictionary Day

We invite you to celebrate National Dictionary Day with us. National Dictionary Day is held on October 16th in honor of Noah Webster’s (1758-1843) birthday.  Webster was a spelling reformer that believed that English spelling rules were unnecessarily complex.  He spent 27 years compiling 70,000 words for his dictionary.  In his publication, he introduced new,