Barbara F.
Subscriber since: November 2009
Location: Cape Cod, MA
About Me
Suffolk University,MPA
Love words!
My Word Lists
Recent Comments
My Favorites

Least Favorite Word:

impact
It is used incorrectly constantly, mostly as "impacts". All I can think of is someone with issues with their lower GI tract...
Other subscribers who dislike this word:

Favorite Topics:

Branding:

Suffrage and Language
- 2 Comments

Business writing:

Working Titles
- 2 Comments

Fun:

Poll Stars
premium content - available only to Visual Thesaurus subcribers

Language:

Which Way Is Up?
premium content - available only to Visual Thesaurus subcribers - 6 Comments

Linguistics:

Into the Past
premium content - available only to Visual Thesaurus subcribers

Linguists:

Which Way Is Up?
premium content - available only to Visual Thesaurus subcribers - 6 Comments

Marketing copy:

Dubiously Distinguished
- 12 Comments

Politics:

Suffrage and Language
- 2 Comments

Usage:

Comparative Nonsense
- 5 Comments
Unexpected Cousins
- 8 Comments

Word Origins:

Into the Past
premium content - available only to Visual Thesaurus subcribers

Words:

Into the Past
premium content - available only to Visual Thesaurus subcribers

Writer's block:

Writing:

Into the Past
premium content - available only to Visual Thesaurus subcribers