Words of the Week

This is a weekly assessment of the Top 25 looked-up words from the Merriam-Websters Dictionary and how these words shape the global conversation today.

Word Clash: “Home in” versus “Hone in”

As a writer and an editor, it is my duty to hone my vocabulary to best home in my message. In fact, I have a section of this website dedicated to the honing of words: The Whetstone. Should the words I use cause confusion, what use of a writer am I?  I admit that I…

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