A WORD IN THE HAND: THRIFTING

SUE DE GROOT | Being thrifty is a gift and kinda clever in these trying times

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

04 February 2021 - 20:38 By sue de groot

So my extremely divine and delightful unofficial and honorary goddaughter has started a business selling exceptional items of preloved clothing online to help pay for her law studies. She calls herself Ohsothrift. 

Shameless product placement aside, this whole trend (and it most certainly is a trend) has got me wondering about the use of “thrift” as a verb...

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