What a whirlwind of a week it has been here at Catchword – so much so that I just didn’t have the time to write my usual well-developed analytical blog post today. In its place, I present this video which examines the plural of octopus. I had no idea the origin of this word was so rich and interesting. Also, I now absolutely adore Kory Stamper, Associate Editor at Merriam-Webster.
Plural of Octopus: Don’t Be an Ignorant Grammar Slob
Who could resist the opportunity to weigh in on a new pasta shape name?
They say imitation is the highest form of flattery.
Is Rabobank a naming felony or just fun to say?