Saturday, March 22, 2008

Not verbs

Argos: you can't "Argos it".
Medal: you don't "medal in an event".
Podium: nor do you podium.

2 Comments:

Blogger Nev 360 said...

If it can be a verb, it will be a verb.

1:29 pm  
Blogger swishfish said...

I suppose if something gets critical mass, like "google" it can become a verb. But poor English and clumsy usage of non-verbs as verbs seems to be very common at the moment.

8:21 pm  

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