Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Words That Should Get a Divorce (One in an occasional series on words whose relationships have grown tired)

nook and cranny

A Google search for cranny shows more than 1.1 million hits. A Google search for cranny minus nook gets just 277,000. If that's not a codependent word relationship, I don't know what is.

Think about that some morning while sipping coffee in your breakfast cranny.

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