Nonsense words

Nonsense words

When I was growing up, my dad could always make me laugh (still can, in fact), and one of the ways was these nonsense words. Between him and my mum deliberately mixing up syllables and mispronouncing words, it’s a wonder I ever learnt to speak proper. But they...

Word of the Week – Evoke

Evoke [ih-vohk] –verb (used with object), e·voked, e·vok·ing. 1. to call up or produce (memories, feelings, etc.): to evoke a memory.2. to elicit or draw forth: His comment evoked protests from the shocked listeners.3. to call up; cause to appear; summon: to evoke a...