Man-eating chicken to take away, anyone? My local branch of a peri-peri chicken restaurant chain has been displaying this inscription on a blackboard for a while now: Man eating chicken! → It’s an amusing illustration of how hyphens or their omission can completely change the meaning of a piece of writing. If, like me, you […]
A noun and a verb sit at a bar. Verb: ‘Hey, wanna go back to my place and conjugate?’ Noun: ‘I decline.’ Tweet us your #languagejokes!