If you are in the habit of correcting people who say “kid” to mean “child,” you should probably stop.
Not long ago, I posted an article and graphic about the creative and varied names for animal groups. Today, I’d like to talk about animal-related adjectives.
I’m pretty sure the same guy who came up with the spelling of Wednesday was responsible for February too. Doesn’t the whole idea of a silent letter seem oxymoronic? Or maybe just plain moronic.
Then there are those words that seem to need letters that just aren’t there. Segue needs a w. And an ay. Cough needs an f. Colonel definitely needs an r.