Wordsmith.org: the magic of words

Wordsmith Talk

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

Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Page 11 of 15 1 2 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
#205638 - 04/27/12 04:40 PM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: bethann]  
Joined: Jun 2008
Posts: 9,040
LukeJavan8 Offline
Carpal Tunnel
LukeJavan8  Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Joined: Jun 2008
Posts: 9,040
Land of the Flat Water
Nice, welcome bethann


----please, draw me a sheep----
#205639 - 04/27/12 04:41 PM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: bethann]  
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 5,295
BranShea Offline
Carpal Tunnel
BranShea  Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 5,295
Netherlands, the Hague
Applause for your bold first post bethann, and eversosuccinct blitherer! Two conversational pieces. I still think: 'foible forte riposte élan touché... what stew to cook from this porridge?'.

#205646 - 04/28/12 03:57 AM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: blitherer]  
Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
blitherer Offline
newbie
blitherer  Offline
newbie

Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
Arlington, Massachusetts USA
En garde! Very nice, bethann!

#205650 - 04/28/12 11:43 AM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: blitherer]  
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 5,295
BranShea Offline
Carpal Tunnel
BranShea  Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 5,295
Netherlands, the Hague
A rather liberal use of the words and open to critisism but:

With foible fingers he had tried to play forte on the grand piano, but where was the élan which used to gain him that warm riposte of applause; had he really lost his touché?

#205651 - 04/28/12 02:09 PM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: BranShea]  
Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
blitherer Offline
newbie
blitherer  Offline
newbie

Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
Arlington, Massachusetts USA
This tickles me ... bravo, BranShea!

#205694 - 05/04/12 03:07 PM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: blitherer]  
Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
blitherer Offline
newbie
blitherer  Offline
newbie

Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
Arlington, Massachusetts USA
He received counsel wise from his mentor,
Nestor gave love advice -- brave inventor!
"Neither hector nor bully
Your Tartary filly,
Young satyr, seize what heaven sent her!"

#205718 - 05/06/12 06:45 PM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: blitherer]  
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 5,295
BranShea Offline
Carpal Tunnel
BranShea  Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 5,295
Netherlands, the Hague
Sorry blitherer. Besides them being impossible words I've had no time to get it together this weekend. I hope I will catch up in coming days and still try to understand the exacts from your brave sentence(s):~)

#205755 - 05/09/12 07:22 PM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: blitherer]  
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 5,295
BranShea Offline
Carpal Tunnel
BranShea  Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 5,295
Netherlands, the Hague
Young satyr, beware of choosing a nestor for your mentor; like a true hector he'll bully you the tartar off your teeth.

Midweek brilliance smirk

Last edited by BranShea; 05/10/12 10:11 AM.
#205774 - 05/11/12 02:14 PM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: BranShea]  
Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
blitherer Offline
newbie
blitherer  Offline
newbie

Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
Arlington, Massachusetts USA
Bon mots, BranShea! Terrific image there!

#205775 - 05/11/12 02:17 PM Re: Sentence of the week [Re: blitherer]  
Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
blitherer Offline
newbie
blitherer  Offline
newbie

Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 45
Arlington, Massachusetts USA
At first his position seemed tenable through the casuistry of his advisors, but the emergence of discrepant views rendered all his consuetudinary bonhomie unavailing.

Page 11 of 15 1 2 9 10 11 12 13 14 15

Moderated by  Jackie 

Forum Statistics
Forums16
Topics13,879
Posts224,128
Members9,031
Most Online3,341
Dec 9th, 2011
Newest Members
brork, santo, piostylist, prgill, thefoeller
9031 Registered Users
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 71 guests, and 3 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters(30 Days)
Top Posters(All Time)
wwh 13,858
Faldage 13,803
Jackie 11,613
tsuwm 10,538
LukeJavan8 9,040
AnnaStrophic 6,511
Wordwind 6,296
of troy 5,400
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

© 1994-2017 Wordsmith

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
Page Time: 0.016s Queries: 14 (0.004s) Memory: 2.7402 MB (Peak: 2.8808 MB) Zlib disabled. Server Time: 2017-11-22 07:41:29 UTC