Not thrice but TRICE

If you remember, a few weeks ago I wrote about the English word for “3 times”, which is “thrice”.  Do not confuse it with today’s word, “TRICE” (without an “h”). “TRICE“ is often found in the phrase IN A TRICE , meaning “in a very short time”. For example, when your boss next asks you forContinue reading “Not thrice but TRICE”

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Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 19:37 Italian airline starts Catania-Malta flights Private Italian airline Volotea this afternoon started trice-weekly scheduled flights between Malta and Catania. Its colourful Boeing 717 aircraft was given a watery welcome by fire-fighters when it landed at Malta airport for the first time. There’s a mistake in that short news item whichContinue reading “Follow this blog, Times of Malta!”

Not thrice but TRICE

If you remember, a few weeks ago I wrote about the English word for “3 times”, which is “thrice”. ┬áDo not confuse it with today’s word, “TRICE” (without an “h”). “Trice” is often found in the phrase “in a trice”, meaning “in a very short time”. For example, when your boss next asks you forContinue reading “Not thrice but TRICE”