Thread: Perk, or perq?
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Old 10-14-2012, 03:05 PM
Kenm is offline
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Originally Posted by BigT View Post
Perk. I didn't even know of the existence of the word perquisite.
And now you'll come across it 100 times in the next week.
And knowing that word is the only reason you'd allow such a nonstandard spelling as having a q at the end of a word, without a ue.
Though the Q appears at the beginning, this esteemed physician shuns the u.