Word of the Week

Word of the Week: Macaronic

No, it’s not about your (or my) favourite pasta dish. Macaronic is a term referring to mixed language.

You hear a lot of it around diaspora peoples and their descendants, who have a habit of peppering one language with terms and idioms in another.

Here’s the definition from my Chambers dictionary app:

Macaronic Definition

Now, without further ado, here’s a macaronic Christmas carol for you to enjoy:

Lynn is the founder and quality-maven-in-chief of Lexis Writing, a collective of expert writers creating high quality content and copy for businesses in the UK and beyond.

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