Thread: Perk, or perq?
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Old 10-14-2012, 01:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Colophon View Post
It comes from "perquisite", but the usual spelling is with a K. In fact my dictionary doesn't list "perq" at all, but has sense 3 of "perk" as "British informal, short for perquisite".
I've always seen "perk", never perq.
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