It’s the digital age, they say. We do things the digital way, they say. But do we really?
Before we get down and nerdy to literary business, here’s a synopsis of this post:
The English dictionary is a wonderful invention, but there are times when it falls short of doing its job: making us understand what a word actually means.
I have a confession to make: as a self-professed lit expert, I find the difference between metonymy and synecdoche a hard one to remember.