Sharpening definitions

From the very literal…to the metaphorical… to somewhere in between Sometimes, it is very easy to see why we name things a certain way.Sometimes, the terms for things can be pretty literal. Consider, for example, the silky anteater. It is called that because its fur is soft and smooth – one of the definitions of silky – and, in addition to that, this animal eats … Continuer de lire Sharpening definitions