Monday, March 15, 2010

Fantastic Things You Learn When You Read a Dictionary

You learn that:

a) a cricket team is called a googly

b) the singular form of graffiti is graffito (which makes sense, but nobody uses it)

c) Houyhnhnms (the race of horses in Gulliver's Travels) is pronounced "win-ums"

Who would have guessed?

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