All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘neologisms’
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?
Have you ever used the word couth? It wasn’t long ago that the word was unrecognized by dictionaries — what …
As I’ve said many times on this blog: language changes. English evolves over time. That’s why the Beowulf poet wrote …
I don’t live in the Washington D.C. environs, so I have only recently discovered the Style Invitational, a weekly humor …
Verbification, or verbing is the common linguistic transformation of nouns into verbs. This is usually natural, fine, and practical. I …
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Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
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