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by LukeJavan8
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Articulate
Replies: 4
Views: 247

Re: Articulate

I suppose, but I find it extremely abrasive to my ears. You obviously know more about it than I do, I merely taught high school English with an education from the 60's and 70's. Language evolves, I know, but I'll never listen to Obama speak, when he comes on the news I mute the TV because of this ir...
by LukeJavan8
Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Articulate
Replies: 4
Views: 247

Re: Articulate

Listen to any speech of our previous president and you'll see his
inability to pronounce the word "to". It always comes out as
"tuh". Don't call him articulate with this inarticulate pronunciation.
by LukeJavan8
Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Flirt
Replies: 2
Views: 182

Re: Flirt

Welcome!
by LukeJavan8
Mon Jul 30, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Clart
Replies: 7
Views: 400

Re: Clart

I did google, and the food looks scrumptious (except for the
haggis) as I had a hard time with that the first time I tried it.
by LukeJavan8
Sun Jul 29, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Score
Replies: 2
Views: 362

Re: Score

I'm reminded of cowboy spaghetti westerns where kills were
scored into gun handles.
by LukeJavan8
Tue Jul 24, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Seersucker
Replies: 1
Views: 175

Re: Seersucker

Shades of my youth. My father wore often.
by LukeJavan8
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Clart
Replies: 7
Views: 400

Re: Clart

Thanks to the Northumbrians, I like the word.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Jul 16, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Hoyden
Replies: 3
Views: 427

Re: Hoyden

:? Could be, not a fan.
by LukeJavan8
Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Folk
Replies: 3
Views: 372

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: 13
Views: 1140

Re: Bon mot

:lol:
by LukeJavan8
Sat Jul 07, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Bon mot
Replies: 13
Views: 1140

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: 234

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: 230

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: 349

Re: Oomph

D'accord.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Jul 02, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Oomph
Replies: 3
Views: 349

Re: Oomph

Reminds me of the long list of words used by Batman & Robin in
the old TV show, Bert Ward and whomever.

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