Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?Read More
Fancy Words for Everyday Things: A Buzz Feed Video
I’m out of town with my family and don’t have time to post anything amazing and original. So, I’ll settle for something amazing and found. The video below is via Buzz Feed: Fancier Words for Everyday Things.Read More
Words We Confuse That Spellcheckers Miss, Part T2
At long last, here is the second section of T-words that confuse our poor spellcheckers. Try to keep them straight. …Read More
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.Read More
100 Ways to Say “Good”
Today I present the next in my Ways to Say series: 100 Ways to Say Good. I covered ways to say bad last time, so I guess this is no big surprise.
What was a surprise is how difficult it was to limit the list to 100. Good is such a broadly-used word, covering so much ground, it has literally hundreds of potential synonymsRead More