Buzzwords of 2014: from killer drugs to robotic refusals

| Dec 15, 2014

Buzzwords of 2014: from killer drugs to robotic refusals

by Mark Schreiber

Once again, the massive reference book 「現代用語の基礎知識」(“Gendai Yōgo no Kiso Chishiki,” “The Encyclopedia of Contemporary Words”) is on sale. This annual publication that tracks additions to, and changes in, the Japanese language and various world developments over the previous year is a whopper — ...