Language Adventures

Where We Embrace and Conquer Linguistics

Taradiddle

Taradiddle

Although you might think ‘taradiddle’ is nearly archaic, it has been used as recently as J.K. Rowling and holds a place of honor on Merriam-Webster’s list of weird words.

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Anaphora

Anaphora

Anaphora is the repetition of the beginning words of a sentence. It is a powerful rhetorical device typically used to emphasize a point or elicit an emotion.

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Ken

Ken

Ken: one’s mental perception, one’s knowledge, or one’s understanding. But the definition of the word ‘ken’ has evolved…

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