When awe strikes

It’s an awe-inspiring “word” on Yahoo! Shine‘s home page:

Just because awestruck is a legit word, don’t assume awe-striking is a real word. It’s not. Could a real professional editor really think it was?


One Response to “When awe strikes”

  1. When Awe Strikes « Literal-Minded Says:

    […] adjective awe-striking. It’s just wrong. That was certainly the reaction of Laura in a post at Terribly Write–the very post, in fact, whose title I stole. (Thanks, Laura! Great […]

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