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by LukeJavan8
Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Folk
Replies: 1
Views: 142

Re: Folk

and the German "volkommen' is 'welcome"?
by LukeJavan8
Thu Jul 12, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Bon mot
Replies: 8
Views: 684

Re: Bon mot

:lol:
by LukeJavan8
Sat Jul 07, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Bon mot
Replies: 8
Views: 684

Re: Bon mot

Bon Mot, is a Canadian TV production studio, seen on Disney
and shown at the end of many of Disney's shows.
by LukeJavan8
Fri Jul 06, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Kudos
Replies: 2
Views: 167

Re: Kudos

right behind you on that one. :)
by LukeJavan8
Wed Jul 04, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Independence
Replies: 1
Views: 168

Re: Independence

I appreciate the link to the document. Thanks, Doc.
by LukeJavan8
Tue Jul 03, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Oomph
Replies: 3
Views: 276

Re: Oomph

D'accord.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Jul 02, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Oomph
Replies: 3
Views: 276

Re: Oomph

Reminds me of the long list of words used by Batman & Robin in
the old TV show, Bert Ward and whomever.
by LukeJavan8
Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Parastatal
Replies: 1
Views: 189

Re: Parastatal

Is this where those semi-autonomous "oblasts" of the Russian
Federation fit in?
by LukeJavan8
Fri Jun 22, 2018 12:53 am
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Hash
Replies: 9
Views: 1188

Re: Hash

According to Etymonline,LukeJavan8 is almost correct. "hash" is a shortened form of "hashish" which in turn derives from Arabic (not Farsi) "hashish" https://www.etymonline.com/word/hashish It is etymologically related to "assassin" https://www.etymonline.com...
by LukeJavan8
Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Intemerate
Replies: 2
Views: 256

Re: Intemerate

and "Temerity"? Where does it come from?
by LukeJavan8
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Fiasco
Replies: 4
Views: 465

Re: Fiasco

WELCOME
by LukeJavan8
Thu Jun 07, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Exorbitant
Replies: 1
Views: 192

Re: Exorbitant

And those 'ruts' in old Roman roads can be seen to this day.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: British
Replies: 1
Views: 430

Re: British

I knew that little Britain was the peninsula of Brittany in
France, but it is good to be reminded here.
by LukeJavan8
Sat Jun 02, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Cenacle
Replies: 1
Views: 204

Re: Cenacle

With the Jewish Tomb of King David occupying the first floor.
by LukeJavan8
Wed May 30, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Hash
Replies: 9
Views: 1188

Re: Hash

I'm with you, I don't know, and don't care. It's 'pound' to me.

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