sulking vs skulking : Common Errors in English

About sulking vs skulking

That guy sneaking furtively around the neighborhood is skulking around; that teenager brooding in his bedroom because he got grounded is sulking. “Sulking around” is not a traditional phrase.

skulking Meaning(s)

  • (n) evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated

sulking in News

  • Roy Herron Back at TNDP After Trial Victory

    Pith readers and sulking Democrats will remember that back in May we passed along word that Tennessee Democratic Party Chairman Roy Herron was dialing… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
    on July 10, 2013 Source: Nashville Scene

skulking in News

  • Irina Shayk Demonstrates How to Get Rid of a Stalker

    Irina Shayk, a Russian model best known for her Sports Illustrated covers and her hunky soccer player boyfriend, Cristiano Ronaldo, has been having problems with a stalker, the Post reports. She first got freaked out two years ago when she received several gifts from an unidentified man who was also caught skulking around ... More »
    on June 18, 2013 Source: New York Magazine

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