The Naughton household is deep into a discussion about the positive side of certain words. For example, one often comes across the word ‘disgruntled’; but where — outside of PG Wodehouse — will you find ‘gruntled’? (It’s the kind of thing Bertie Wooster might say, I suppose.) And what about ‘consolate’? And when was the last time you saw anyone nicely ‘shevelled’? Eh?