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Light of Phubbers / Warning Lights

Light of Phubbers
Light of Phubbers

Now, the “word problem”
no longer exists since a group of lexicologists who gathered at University
Of Sydney, Australia, on 22nd May, 2012, has created a new word for it. Here it is – Phubbing.
This word is a combination of Phone and Snub and it describes the act of snubbing someone
in a social setting by looking at your cell phone instead of paying attention.
Just on the second day after its invention,
the word has gone viral in local social conversations.
And then it soon championed worldwide with the help of
new global movement – “Stop phubbing”


DY-YEH University

DY-YEH University
Kaohsiung City, Taiwan


DY-YEH University

DY-YEH University
Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

Chin-Yun Yang Po-Yang Chang Yi-Lin Li