Wordsmith.org: the magic of words

Wordsmith Talk

About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us  

Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#117522 - 12/12/03 03:21 PM The rhymeless month, and...
WhitmanO'Neill Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/13/01
Posts: 4189
Loc: Rio Grande, Cape May County, N...
Here's some word facts I encountered today:

No word in the English language rhymes with month.

Typewriter is the longest word that can be made using the letters on only one row of the keyn(b)oard.

"Go!" is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.


So, can anyone debunk any of these assertions?


Top
#117523 - 12/12/03 03:28 PM Re: The rhymeless month, and...
AnnaStrophic Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 6511
Loc: lower upstate New York
Orange rhymes with month.

I can't write anything on a keynoard.

"No!"




Top
#117524 - 12/12/03 03:43 PM Re: The rhymeless month, and...
Faldage Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 12/01/00
Posts: 13803
O?


Top
#117525 - 12/12/03 03:46 PM Re: The rhymeless month, and...
Buffalo Shrdlu Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 06/24/02
Posts: 7210
Loc: Vermont
silver and purple rhyme with month. or at least they did oneth...



_________________________
formerly known as etaoin...

Top
#117526 - 12/12/03 03:56 PM Re: The rhymeless month, and...
Faldage Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 12/01/00
Posts: 13803
So does oblige, but it rhymes better with orange.


Top
#117527 - 12/12/03 04:57 PM Re: The rhymeless month, and...
tsuwm Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 04/03/00
Posts: 10523
Loc: this too shall pass
I've posted this before, but it seems to bear repeating here:

To find a rhyme for silver
Or any other "rhymeless" rhyme
Requires only will, ver-
bosity, and time.
-unknown

oh, and purple rhymes with hirple; YCLIU.


Top
#117528 - 12/12/03 04:59 PM Re: The rhymeless month, and...
Buffalo Shrdlu Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 06/24/02
Posts: 7210
Loc: Vermont
uncle

_________________________
formerly known as etaoin...

Top
#117529 - 12/12/03 09:10 PM Y'all're gonna kill me
Jackie Offline

Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 11609
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
Oh, purple rhymes with hirple;
YCLIU.
If you like maple syrple
When you sip it from a cup.


Top
#117530 - 12/12/03 09:36 PM Re: The rhymeless month, and...
WhitmanO'Neill Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/13/01
Posts: 4189
Loc: Rio Grande, Cape May County, N...
I can't write anything on a keynoard.

So why is it so difficult for you to write anything on a keyboard? Is there something about anything that gives you a mental block against writing it in the keyboard realm? And are you able to write anything freehand? Or is it everything about anything that gives you a writing block for it in every mode? Just curious, just askin'... and there's your "B", ASp...see the edit in my Alpha-post...sheesh!



Top
#117531 - 12/13/03 10:22 AM Re: The rhymeless month, and...
Faldage Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 12/01/00
Posts: 13803
why is it so difficult for you to write anything on a keyboard?

I bet if you tried a SharpieŽ you could.


Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Moderator:  Jackie 
Forum Stats
8746 Members
16 Forums
13809 Topics
215484 Posts

Max Online: 3341 @ 12/09/11 02:15 PM
Newest Members
bobwar, Johnreed28, Lakshman, dcsteve, Jorg
8746 Registered Users
Who's Online
0 registered (), 25 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters (30 Days)
endymion6 113
LukeJavan8 96
wofahulicodoc 80
A C Bowden 50
Tromboniator 9
TitoMatito 2
tuhin 2
tsuwm 1
Jorg 1
FoFong 1
Top Posters
wwh 13858
Faldage 13803
Jackie 11609
tsuwm 10523
Buffalo Shrdlu 7210
LukeJavan8 6585
AnnaStrophic 6511
Wordwind 6296
of troy 5400
BranShea 5282

Disclaimer: Wordsmith.org is not responsible for views expressed on this site. Use of this forum is at your own risk and liability - you agree to hold Wordsmith.org and its associates harmless as a condition of using it.

Home | Today's Word | Yesterday's Word | Subscribe | FAQ | Archives | Search | Feedback
Wordsmith Talk | Wordsmith Chat

© 2014 Wordsmith