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  • The word of the year for 2016 is too terrible to name

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kim.ballard@wmich.edu Dec 3, 2016 11:20 am

My mother's Danish, but she has yet to teach any of her children how to pronounce "hygge," which she says means "comfortable happiness" or "happiness because one is comfortable and content." In any case, I'm not feeling the hygge right now.

Reply to kim.ballard@wmich.edu at 11:20 am