Les Contrepèteries

The French have given us many great things : donkey salami, sultry women who dress well, the world’s best cuisine, militant farmers and, thankfully, a deep-rooted fear of the encroaching English language . . .

. . .If you have a childish , almost puerile sense of humour (and a small grasp of French) then relax, you’ve come to the right place . . . you’re with friends . . . Read more

English language through Iraqi eyes

Fans of the English language check out this from an Iraqi blogger . . . very insightful:

If the plural of tooth is teeth, why isn’t the plural of booth beeth? One goose, 2 geese. So one moose, 2 meese?