MONDAY PUN DAY
Word play is fun.
“Two Eskimos sitting in a kayak were chilly; so they lit a fire in the craft. Unsurprisingly it sank, proving once again that you can’t have your kayak and heat it too.”
“I didn’t like my beard at first . Then it grew on me.”
Find, identify and correct the error in the example below.
“Toronto isn’t the only team this has happened to,” he said. “There has been many collapses in sports history. The sports world kind of came together.”
Ryan Boutette, in a Joel Boyce story, “Leafs’ fans react to playoff loss”, The Windsor Star, Monday, December 16, 2013.
The word for today is “oxymoron”.
What part of speech is “oxymoron”?
Define “oxymoron” and use it in a sentence.
State an example on an “oxymoron”.