What does oil do when it's very hot and you spill some water on it? What's the verb?
It spits or splutters.
Last edited by Rover_KE; 17-Aug-2010 at 12:50.
Thank you all for your replies!
Am I correct then to think that it's OK to say, "the hot oil splattered into my eye" and it's incorrect to say, "the hot oil spat into my eye"?