måndag 13 december 2010

Dagens citat

"Showing that easy pronunciation isn't a prerequisite for a word to catch on, 'Eyjafjallajokull' was on the tips of tongues across the globe this year — particularly the tongues of beleaguered travelers. The buzzword you can't pronounce caught on in the spring, when Eyjafjallajokull — the Icelandic volcano whose name means simply 'island mountain glacier' — erupted and sent a giant ash plume over Europe."

Time Magazine rankar Eyjafjallajökull som ett av 2010 års modeord - läs mer om kampen att uttala vulkanens namn här.