Friday, February 29, 2008

Angry Language Guy

Incent
Incentivize
Incentivate

If people are just going to make $#!+ up, I think I'm going to learn Esperanto.

2 comments:

Mike said...

Ah, but coinages via the addition, of affixes as well as by he subtraction of portions of the word have a long and illustrious history in our language. It is my contention that the language would be much poorer without coinages. I, for one, do not desire an academie langue anglais.

Mike said...

Please forgive the stray comma after "addtition in the above.