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Handicap

Posted: Sat Jun 08, 2013 10:48 am
by Erik_Kowal
Site visitors might like to know that there's a very interesting new posting about the origin of the term 'handicap' on etymologist Michael Quinion's World Wide Words website.

Re: Handicap

Posted: Mon Jun 10, 2013 2:59 am
by Wizard of Oz
.. it always did pose a problem how cap before hand did a flip to become hand before cap .. but never let words get in the way of a good heart puller etymology I say ..

WoZ flip flopping