Word(s) of the Day #7

tragedy n. An event causing great suffering, destruction, and distress [“Rebecca Black’s voice, face, video, lyrics, and everything else about her, are a real tragedy.]

travesty n. A false, absurd, or distorted representation of something [“Rebecca Black is a travesty of the music industry.”]

Note: Unlike hone and home, these words cannot be used interchangeably. So if you’re unsure of the correct usage, make sure you have this page bookmarked to help you.

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2 Responses to “Word(s) of the Day #7”

  1. lostinamirage Says:

    OMG GET OUTTA MY HEAD! I was JUST thinking of this horrible song as I was getting out of the shower and THEN I immediately thought of you and your reaction to the song. I don’t know why, but it happened just like that! And then like right after I got out of the shower I checked FB and saw THIS!
    I sooo totally psychic.

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