about me

Hello there, reader, and a special welcome to my first blog post (ever!). I’m Gina (hi!), a Boston College English major newly interested in linguistics and the way our smart little brains interpret the words we read phonologically, semantically, and, most importantly to this blog here, contextually. I’m here to write about my upcoming semester… Continue reading about me

away, adv.

Heard: In direct text conversation with my mother. “You need to make a list of all the things we need to do before you go away.” Also, read: In a full-page magazine ad for RVs – all the wonderful adventures you’ll have while “away.” “Away” means an awful lot to me at the moment, as… Continue reading away, adv.