About GQOM

Adventures in South African English

New words, new meanings, and new forms of SA English in the twenty-first century, with research, notes, analysis, and explorations of contemporary English in Mzansi.

Fieldwork in anarchist lexicography

Emergent and maverick lexical items and meanings profiled.


In addition, Izzit? supplies news and opinion on broader themes of language from further afield.

— Richard Bowker

Researcher, Writer, Editor