Bad Morphed to Good: Nerd to Cool: Lets Fall in Love

I think it was my Mom who helped me fall in love with words and language.

As a parent, and as a teacher, you too should encourage a love affair with words by your kids.
It’s easier than you think, it only requires that you first fall in love and then you find ways to hook them too.

Let’s start by unpacking the start of this blog post from a true word nerd’s perspective.

“Fall in love” – Why does English use this metaphor for love? This is a question that you can ask to anyone and have a great discussion. Yes, you can ask a kindergartener about what it means to “fall in love – why do we say ‘fall’?”  Kindergarteners will say the darndestthings.

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