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Apr 7

Word Endings 1: -ash (Advanced)

Many English words are imitative of the sounds they describe and are thus onomatopoeic. This is true of a large group of English words ending in -ash, which mimic the sounds they describe and have similar meanings to each other. Words ending in -ash tend to denote forceful collision or its smashed-up after-effects. Hence, after a bash or a crash, what is left may be only a squashed or...