by wpengine on March 5, 2009
Discuss this oxymoron in the comments below.
thsis is cool
this is my oxymoron
Holy Crap. 18 years and just realizing this!
This isn’t an oxymoron. The word monopoly comes from the Greek monos (alone or single) + polein (to sell) [i.e.: to sell alone] Greek monos (alone or single) + polein (to sell) [i.e.: to sell alone]
Brilliant. how it’s spelling is , is what it is.as in the NOW.
It’s just the spelling. “Mono” means one, “poly” means many.
Well, yes that is exactly what it means…mono: one; poly: many. By definition, monopoly is the control of many by one. (Keep in mind, ‘many’ can be anything
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