Chicago Tonight

2019 Words of the Year Reflect Changing Attitudes, Awareness

Clip: 12/30/2019 | 6m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

University of Chicago linguist Jason Riggle discusses some of the top words of 2019, including “they,” “existential” and “climate emergency.”

Aired: 12/30/19

Rating: NR

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