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Forgotten English Words: Time for a Comeback? (Part 2)


We looked a while back at some of the quaintest and weirdest English words which are no longer used, like the wonderful Groak and Hoddypeak. Well, there are plenty more to wonder about in addition to those. The following are some antiquated words which we really need to think about starting to use again: Snoutfair(…)

Forgotten English Words – Time For a Comeback?


Some people love it when new words come out and get added to the dictionary, while others hate it. Personally, I am not yet convinced by modern words like Selfie, Twerking and Phablet, although I was immediately taken by Omnishambles when I first heard it. What about the other words, though? You know, the ones(…)