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spate

Postby KatyBr » Fri Aug 26, 2005 12:32 pm

spate (spt)
n.
1. A sudden flood, rush, or outpouring: "It issues a spate of words from the loudspeakers and the politicians" Virginia Woolf.
2. Chiefly British
a. A flash flood.
b. A freshet resulting from a downpour of rain or melting of snow.
c. A sudden heavy fall of rain.


We've had a regular spate of messages and new, wonderful topics in another MG, I wish that was happening here. Sigh.

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Re: spate

Postby M. Henri Day » Fri Sep 16, 2005 2:15 pm

KatyBr wrote:...

We've had a regular spate of messages and new, wonderful topics in another MG, I wish that was happening here. Sigh.


Why not invite this fresh blood to our Agora, Katy ?...

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曾记否,到中流击水,浪遏飞舟?
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Postby KatyBr » Fri Sep 16, 2005 4:12 pm

Henri, I have, I've posted it in open post to try to give this place some grist for our various mills, most notably yours . ::)

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Postby M. Henri Day » Tue Sep 20, 2005 4:09 pm

Have you had any response that you know of ?...

Henri (grinding away, as usual)
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Postby KatyBr » Wed Sep 21, 2005 2:11 am

no, they like the busier and funnier mg, sigh

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