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Without a slew of clues, follow the thread of those with a clew

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A WORD IN THE HAND: CLUELESS

Without a slew of clues, follow the thread of those with a clew

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

Deputy features editor: Sunday Times

One of the many good reasons we all need to obey lockdown regulations is because we don’t have a clue how devastating the Covid-19 pandemic might become in SA. 

We are, in a word, clueless.

The phrase, “I haven’t got a clue”, seems self-explanatory (“I know nada”), but as with the coronavirus and its concomitant containment measures, the expression is more complicated than it appears...

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