Verboticism: Speakrighter

Speakrighter

Created by: purpleartichokes

Definition: n. A person who constantly corrects other people's grammar. v. To habitually correct the grammar of everyone with whom you speak regardless of the social context or the minuteness the perceived error.

Pronunciation: speek-rite-ur

Sentence: It's, like, impossible to talk at Mary. Always correcting me, she is. She's a speakrighter determined to make me speak righter.

Etymology: speak, right, speech writer

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Comments: Speakrighter

OZZIEBOB - 2008-03-26: 17:36:00
Dylan Thomas said, 'British broadcasters speak as if they had Elgin's marbles in their mouth,"