Many websites and publications have lists of banned words, or style guides which discourage copywriters or journalists from using certain words and phrases. I thought I’d put together my own. It’s slightly tounge-in-cheek but maybe I’ll add to it in the … Continue reading
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Perspoculus n. 1. The sweating under the eyes caused by intense exercise, heightened emotion or the eating of certain foods.
Is there an English word for the moment when the boundary between thoughts and dreams blurs? The time when you’re semi-conscious, just drifting off. If not, I’ll make one up. Is there one in a foreign language? Any ideas? I … Continue reading