As we have long known, verbing weirds language. Name expert Nancy Friedman has been collecting examples of such weirding for many years, and this week she blew the lid off two unnecessarily verbed nouns in a piece called “Let’s Family! Let’s Museum!”
Let’s don’t and say we did.
Still, if verbing nouns adds weirdness, what happens when you verb adjectives?
Something to listen to while you think it over:
It used to be, no words could come between us.