conversate vs converse : Common Errors in English

About conversate vs converse

“Conversate” is what is called a “back-formation” based on the noun"conversation.” But the verb for this sort of thing is “converse.”

converse Meaning(s)

  • (n) a proposition obtained by conversion
  • (v) carry on a conversation
  • (s) of words so related that one reverses the relation denoted by the other
  • (s) turned about in order or relation

converse in News

  1. Converse Preps Third Ace Hotel Pro Leather

    Converse and the Ace Hotel chain will unveil a third style in their collaboration series this Friday (June 14) with the release of the limited-edition Converse x Ace Hotel Pro Leather.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Baller Status

  2. News : LOOK: FILTER & Converse Follow Hanni El Khatib To The Desert; Featured In FILTER 52!

    Recently, we shared a clip of Hanni El Khatib totally in his element, as he takes us—and our close friends at Converse —on a tour of the desert: a location of constant musical inspiration for him. We also told you to stay tuned for more exclusive content...well, wait no longer! Continue reading at FILTERmagazine.com
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Filter Magazine

  3. Mastodon, BMRC, Suicidal Tendencies For Free Concert Series

    Converse will be launching a free concert series later this month to celebrate what they consider are five genres of music that represent San Francisco and its residents
    on June 12, 2013 Source: antiMUSIC

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