Comments: Advanced Vocabulary Training

Quite useful, thanks.

Posted by Peccable at November 27, 2012 2:42 PM

I actually knew "metonymy" from an old James Thurber story about a teacher of his who actually once taught such usage in grammar class.

Posted by ed at November 27, 2012 3:19 PM

Great list: I got metonymy and jape, which I recall from Hamlet. Poor Yorick.

Posted by estoy listo at November 27, 2012 6:32 PM

Such a gallimaufry is a mere bagatelle to the connoisseur of the cruciform puzzle.

Posted by Rob De Witt at November 27, 2012 11:03 PM

Piffle.

Posted by BillH at November 28, 2012 2:49 PM

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