I’ve been thinking about how we use the word Fear. I think we’ve got it wrong. When I say that, I don’t mean people have been getting the definition wrong. Instead, the problem is the very open-ended definition google pulls up: as a noun, it’s “an unpleasant emotion caused by threat”; and as a verbContinue reading “We are what we eat”
Two creepy cats sit on a river bank, stylised yet recognisable.
Sometimes, being a bit inaccurate has its benefits. I’ve been mispronouncing the word “leverage”. There is only one letter “a”. But I added another. Leaverage. Well, I don’t know if it’s a mispronunciation or if it’s just that my accent is different to most of the TV shows I watch. Why is this inaccuracy significant? Continue reading “Swapping leverage for leaverage”