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Gin and Frolic

 Image by my favourite food blogger Drizzle & Dip Malapropism (noun) The mistaken use of a word in place of a similar sounding one, often with an amusing effect. Another one from my Grandma. Maybe this was the voice of experience speaking, after one too many? If you have any of these stored up, let me […]

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Bernard and Serena

Image credit I remember one of my first drama lessons at school. I must have been 7 or 8. The teacher put us into small groups and we had to act out being at a bus stop, each playing different stereotypical bus users. She also told us that one of her favourite things was overhearing […]

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Violent creams

Image ©Lucy Stendall Photography Malapropism (noun) The mistaken use of a word in place of a similar sounding one, often with an amusing effect. This is what my Grandma called violet creams. And also what the lady in the chocolate shop calls them too, as it turns out. These ones are from Belgium and are […]

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