How has social media changed the words we use and how we communicate with each other?

One quick example are selfies which are all the rage at the moment. Our incessant need to photograph ourselves with silly duckfaces is one of our strangest habits, but if it wasn’t for social media, the selfie craze wouldn’t be upon us.

Selfie is one of the new social media orientated words that features in the English dictionary, the guys at Cazarin have included some more in the infographic below.

18 New Words in the English Dictionary Invented By Social Media