“Favorite” Is a Verb? Ask Anyone Who Tweets!




verb:  1.  The act of placing something onto a list of favorite items.
2.  The act of placing a website onto the “favorites” list on a computer.

I love the website pinterest.com so much that I am going to favorite it.

Today we were talking about vivid verbs, and one group of students brainstormed a list of verbs that are relevant to the Facebook/Instagram/YouTube lives of today’s kids. Here they are in an Image Chef word mosaic:


What verbs did we miss?