Word Ways


As I continue to work on a book of funny errors, I encounter no shortage of material. Whether online, or in print, one readily finds such confusions - often with amusing consequences - as tenant for tenet, diffuse for defuse, pour for pore, loathe for loath, martial for marital, pubic for public, Calvary for cavalry. But nothing quite equals the distinctive website address inexplicably chosen by a shrink named Richard S. Horowitz: richardtherapist.com. Your blooper contributions, to the above address, are welcomed. Now, here is a collection of risible specimens.