Word o’ Week

Diphthong

Noun: two vowel sounds joined in one syllable to form one speech sound

We love the sound of this one!

Ambrosial

Adjective: extremely pleasing to the senses, especially of taste or smell

The pretty germinis on our desks in the office are ambrosial to us.

Paroxysm

Noun: a sudden attack or outburst of a particular emotion or activity

Sometimes we have this in the office when we write!

Gargantuan

Adjective: enormous.

We just love the sound of this word!

Borborygmus

Noun: A rumbling or gurgling noise made by the intestines.

We don’t know about you, but the sound of this echoes around the office as lunchtime draws nearer!