What journalistic style derives
from an Italian word meaning "simpleton"?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
The drug-addled reportorial style
invented by Hunter S. Thompson (see Fear and Loathing
in Las Vegas ) is called Gonzo
journalism. The word derives from the Italian gonzo, simpleton.
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