“Er, what? What word is that? Has she begun her post with a typo?” I can so hear you wondering! Well, no, it isn’t a typo and I am not out of my mind! 581 more words
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Answer: a runcible spoon! Just one of many made-up words and phrases coined by Edward Lear. “Higher-cynths” and “Lower-cynths” are two others.
Made-up words (nouns, verbs, modifiers) used sparingly can add speculation, surprise, poetry and humor to your writing. 360 more words