Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?
Not familiar with a feghoot? I bet you really are. You just didn’t know that’s what it’s called.
A fun post today! Enjoy the top ten puns as voted by visitors to PunADay.com!
A paraprosdokian (from the Greek meaning “beyond expectation”‘) is a figure of speech in which the latter part of a sentence or phrase is unexpected in a way that causes the reader or listener to reframe or reinterpret the first part. Here are a few good ones…..
Mark Rapacioli, Editor of Planet Relish E-zine says, “A feghoot isn’t just a short short story with a joke at the end. A Feghoot is a short short story that ends in a very groan-worthy pun.”