“Have a Look”

The trendy online eyeglasses company Warby Parker apparently thinks that it’s trendy to eschew the traditional American “take a look” for its British equivalent. Have a look at a chunk of Warby’s Memorial Day promotional e-mail:

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11 thoughts on ““Have a Look”

  1. I’ve used “have a dekho” – in US context, but in conversation with co-workers from India and Pakistan. You often see “have a dekho” or “take a dekho” in older books, especially with military context, but the spelling by British writers was usually “dekko” rather than the more “correct” dekho.

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