The review examines the new words adopted in English in the period leading up to the publication of Ayto's work, arguing that some of them are of an ephimeral nature, whereas others are more likely to become established in the English language.
Review of J. Ayto, The Longman Register of New Words, Longman, Harlow, Essex, 1989 / Bromwich, William John. - In: STUDI ITALIANI DI LINGUISTICA TEORICA E APPLICATA. - ISSN 0390-6809. - STAMPA. - 1:(1989), pp. 194-195.