Meanings: “Penultimate”

June 12, 2011

From Frazz, June 6, 2011:

It’s hard for a kid in school to learn the value of diplomacy:

Mrs. Olsen is apparently not as dumb as she sometimes seems β€” though the direction of the difference is always in doubt:

For example, here:

h/t: Language Log


About Doug Bennett

Doug Bennett is Emeritus President and Professor of Politics at Earlham College. He has a wife, Ellen, and two sons, Tommy (born 1984) and Robbie (born 2003).
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