Mr Butler says
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Last week’s word was the verb, ‘Carp’. It’s a really interesting word, because its origins lie in old Norse, but it didn’t come into English during the Viking invasions – it is first recorded in English in the 1400s. Its nearest relative word is in Icelandic- Karpa – which means to argue or dispute. Some very good answers this week – especially Fifth Former Steph and First Former Ruby – but the winner is Second Former Ila who referenced what she’s studying in English as well – ‘Lady Macbeth was always carping on to Macbeth about being a coward’. She gets chocolate and merits.