Monthly Archives: March 2014

Riffle vs. Rifle: Is this one all shot to pieces?

Running across constructions like these is fairly common: He rifled the pages until he came to the entry on 15th century firearms. She rifled through the desk looking for the incriminating file. He rifled through her purse, but couldn’t find … Continue reading

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Great Gazumping Ghosts!

The best phrase to cross my radar recently? ghost gazumping While it’s not likely to make any word of the year lists, it struck me as a wonderful combination of sounds, and definitely a phrase worth bringing some attention to. … Continue reading

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