"You know that a man is educated, not by what he knows, but by what he knows he doesn't know."
"On the page, punctuation performs its grammatical function, but in the mind of the reader it does more than that. It tells the reader how to hum the tune."
- Lynne Truss from her book: Eats, Shoots & Leaves
pejorative- expressing contempt or disapproval
atelier- a workshop or studio, especially one used by an artist or designe
abrogate- repeal or do away with (a law, right or formal agreement)
lade- load (a ship or other vessel)
solecism- a grammatical mistake in speech or writing
- a breech of good manners; a piece of incorrect behavior
Based on a true story
5 months ago