Discussions about eggcorns and related topics
You are not logged in.
Registrations are currently closed because of a technical problem. Please send email to
The forum administrator reserves the right to request users to plausibly demonstrate that they are real people with an interest in the topic of eggcorns. Otherwise they may be removed with no further justification. Likewise, accounts that have not been used for posting may be removed.
Thanks for your understanding.
Chris -- 2018-04-11
“the starter was lurk warm and was ok,the main was very good”
http://www.justkefalonia.co.uk/comments … em_ref=819
“you can wash them off carefully with a cloth and lurk warm water and washing liquid”
I’m quite lurk warm towards the book … I won’t say that you shouldn’t read it (unless you are an economist), but I won’t recommend it either.
http://kriswager.blogspot.hk/2007/09/bo … -atom.html
I dont think there’s any doubt that the level of skepticism and criticism leveled at BioWare is far greater than it has been in the past. Look at the ongoing discussions about SWtoR, the large number of angry fans following the ME3 endings, the very lurk warm reception to DA2.
http://asia.gamespot.com/forums/topic/2 … ire?page=1
This appears to be quite a common error: the more familiar “lurk” is being used instead of the rare word-element “luke”. But I’m not certain what sort of unconscious analysis is turning “luke” into “lurk”: possibly the idea of the temperature “lurking” between hot and cold, and not participating in either condition …
We missed “lurkwarm” in , some years ago, of “lookwarm” and “luckwarm.”
I see a few web examples of “lukeworm” and “lookworm” for “lukewarm.” They may be simple misspellings.
Hatching new language, one eggcorn at a time.