Archive for the ‘Language and related’ Category

Etymology in the News: Curfew

Posted by: Brad Nixon on June 3, 2020

Etymology, Denotation, Connotation in the News: LOCKDOWN

Posted by: Brad Nixon on April 17, 2020

Hand Me Those Pinking Shears. Those WHAT?

Posted by: Brad Nixon on April 10, 2020

Etymology for April 1st: Fool

Posted by: Brad Nixon on April 1, 2020

Etymology in the News: “Ship”

Posted by: Brad Nixon on March 30, 2020

Etymology in the News, 2: Virus, Hunker Down

Posted by: Brad Nixon on March 17, 2020

Etymology in the News: Quarantine

Posted by: Brad Nixon on March 15, 2020

A Year Runs Swiftly: The Old Year Passes for Sir Gawain

Posted by: Brad Nixon on January 1, 2020

At This Point in Time, Someone Will Be with You Momentarily

Posted by: Brad Nixon on December 20, 2019