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Jump to new posts Re: If you remove an N .. by endymion6 @ Yesterday at 10:47 PM

LEANDER ..you're either a DEALER or a LEADER .. and if you drop an A you're either my HERO Ed RENDEL(L), or a LENDER .. but not a borrower, or a Molly Malone
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Jump to new posts Re: heads up, again by wofahulicodoc @ Yesterday at 08:31 PM

DEGUST PRONUNCIATION: (di-GUHST) MEANING: verb tr.: To taste or savor appreciatively. ETYMOLOGY: From Latin degustare (to taste), from de- (completely) + gustare (to taste). Ultimately from the Indo-European root geus- (to taste or choose), whic
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Jump to new posts Re: Unexpected attack by LukeJavan8 @ Yesterday at 11:52 AM

I have to admit my mind was wandering (it often does that) but I read both yours, AC, followed by Trom's, limericks and I cannot print the vision I had by one following the other. Thanks for the laugh, odd tho' it was.
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Jump to new posts Recapitulate by FoFong @ 08/25/14 05:21 AM

Recapitulate does not mean 'to capitulate again', but this raises the question: How did capitulate come to mean what it does?
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Jump to new posts Re: if you say so... by wofahulicodoc @ 08/24/14 09:00 PM

Originally Posted By: wofahulicodocSomehow there's nothing elegant or even remotely attractive about rhyming "Ununenium " in the Major-General's song, as Tom Lehrer did with the first 104 elements. Edit - spelling: ("Ununennium," actually, but w
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