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#120678 - 01/21/04 02:43 PM Elision
Loc: Seattle, Washington, USA
I mentioned this thread at court this morning and one of the clerks related a wonderful example, only one degree off the definition of elision. In her family, they refer to a common dish as "chick and noodle soup." Faldage prolly likes that, too.
#120679 - 01/21/04 02:53 PM Re: Chick and noodle soup
Sounds kinda like anti-elision, what with the added d and all.
Attualy® I think it's more what they call reanalysis.
#120680 - 01/21/04 03:14 PM Re: Chick and noodle soup
Dear Faldage: Now that you've got Father Steve infringing on your patented triple elision (prolly) what's your name
#120681 - 01/21/04 03:20 PM Re: Chick and noodle soup
He's free to use it. It ain' mine. Mine is Parbly® Simple elision cum metathesis.
#120682 - 01/21/04 03:38 PM You guys are more entertaining
Loc: lower upstate New York
(not to be fainting with damn praise or anything)
#120683 - 01/21/04 04:12 PM Re: prolly
Loc: this too shall pass
>He's free to use it. It ain' mine.
well, I can lay claim to being the first to use it locally; i.e., here in AWADtalk. so you're not free to quit claim in this case.
but he's still free to use it.
#120684 - 01/21/04 08:57 PM Re: You guys are more entertaining
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
fainting with damn praise
#120685 - 01/26/04 06:28 PM Anticlimactic
Loc: Marion NC
is a loan word from the far-right Christians, who apply it to their views on sex outside of marriage._________________________
#120686 - 01/26/04 06:32 PM Elision
Loc: Marion NC
There are people all over the world who study elision in different languages; they are all in elision fields, of course._________________________
#120687 - 01/26/04 06:59 PM Re: Elision
Loc: Metro Detroit (MI)
Oh, we have missed you, TEd!
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