You’re not fooling anyone

The writer over at Yahoo! DIY isn’t fooling anyone with this misspelling of trompe l’œil:

tromp diy

Trompe l’œil, which means “fool the eye” in French,l is a style of painting.

Advertisements

Don’t try French

Really? Should you really be trying to write in French when you haven’t yet mastered English?

The writer for Yahoo! Shine was going for “trompe l’oeil,” which is French for “fool the eye.”

%d bloggers like this: