The Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year is ‘Selfie’

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The box brownie, available from 1900, allowed the first selfies to be taken but it took us another century to create a word for it!
It’s interesting that the earliest known use of the word was by an Australian!
For further information visit blog.oxforddictionaries.com
            (Note: photo is from 1900 and Edwardian –  wikimedia commons)

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