Word of the Week: Grundyism

I’ve been busy so have not had the chance to post my word of the week. So I will post two this week. The word of the week (actually last week) is Grundyism. This word has an interesting history. Grundyism (noun) is defined by dictionary.com as 1. a prudish adherence to conventionality, especially in personal […]

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Word of the Week: Shibboleth

Shibboleth (n) 1. an old idea, saying or opinion that is often repeated and believed to be true, but that is not true or old-fashioned. The saying, Sticks and stones will break my bones but names will never hurt me is a shibboleth. It is often repeated to children who have been victims of name-calling, […]

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