toe-headed vs tow-headed : Common Errors in English

About toe-headed vs tow-headed

Light-colored rope is called “tow” and someone with very blond hair is called a “tow-head.” Tow-headed children are cute, but a toe-headed one would be seriously deformed.

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  1. Romanian Heritage Festival links Niles to Eastern Europe

    Vasile Fabian doesn’t put much thought into passing on his Romanian heritage to his American-born son, Luca. The culture is already ingrained in the 3 1/2-year-old boy, he said. Their family eats traditional dishes regularly, and Luca speaks Romanian in addition to English. Fabian, of Chicago, said he brought the tow-headed tyke to the Romanian Heritage Festival in Niles last Saturday primarily ...
    on June 18, 2013 Source: Niles Herald-Spectator

  2. Utah military dads embrace change, growing families after deployment

    Utah military dads embrace change, growing families after deployment by Jennifer Dobner The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 17, 2013 06:32AM MDT Delta • Jason Call became a dad over Skype. Deployed to Afghanistan with the Utah National Guard’s 624th Engineering Co. 1457th Battalion, he left last June when his wife, Camille, was about eight months pregnant. The couple’s tow-headed son, Corver ...
    on June 16, 2013 Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  3. The Kit Q&A with MuchMusic VJ Liz Trinnear

    You can smell it in the air in the city of Toronto: the MuchMusic Video Awards are about to go down, and this year, the greatest show on Queen West includes YouTube sensation Psy, Avril Lavigne, Demi Lovato, and comeback kid, Serena Ryder. At the helm of the event is a host of VJs, including the always game Liz Trinnear. Instead of music trivia, we asked the tow-headed beauty for her fashion ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: StyleBistro

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