On eggcorns and mondegreens: how mishearing words drives language evolution.
A Mind @ Play Posts
In the weird and wonderful world of words, which world of words is the weirdest? And if we replace ‘weird’ with ‘hard’, we find one of those eternal questions facing language learners: which language is more difficult?
Looking at one aspect of The Blind Watchmaker: what makes an understanding of evolution require something bordering on belief?
Some pretty impressive stabilised photography at 300 knots.
If only Europe had a magic shield… On second thoughts, perhaps it’s fortunate we can borrow the Americans’.