Monthly Archives: November 2013

Have you heard of paraprosdokians?

No, neither had we. Paraprosdokians are figures of speech in which the second part of the sentence is surprising, unexpected or humorous. Winston Churchill loved them and used them often. ┬áZsa-Zsa Gabor famously described herself as a good housekeeper because “When I get divorced, I keep the house.” And Oscar Wilde once remarked “Some cause

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