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by LukeJavan8
Tue Jul 03, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Oomph
Replies: 3
Views: 533

Re: Oomph

D'accord.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Jul 02, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Oomph
Replies: 3
Views: 533

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: 358

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: 10
Views: 1867

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: 462

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: 865

Re: Fiasco

WELCOME
by LukeJavan8
Thu Jun 07, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Exorbitant
Replies: 1
Views: 331

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: 568

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: 336

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: 10
Views: 1867

Re: Hash

I'm with you, I don't know, and don't care. It's 'pound' to me.
by LukeJavan8
Wed May 30, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Site News
Topic: Donations
Replies: 5
Views: 17587

Re: Donations

Thanks!
by LukeJavan8
Mon May 28, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: War
Replies: 1
Views: 346

Re: War

Let we forget!
by LukeJavan8
Thu May 24, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Site News
Topic: Donations
Replies: 5
Views: 17587

Re: Donations

I'd be more than happy from time to time to send a check.
I appreciate the site too much to let paypay dictate this.
But I cannot find an address for the site. Do you want
to share one with me?
Luke
by LukeJavan8
Mon May 21, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Tuxedo
Replies: 5
Views: 827

Re: Tuxedo

the Academie Francaise. I don't know how to do cedilla's and accents.
by LukeJavan8
Sat May 19, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Site News
Topic: Donations
Replies: 5
Views: 17587

Re: Donations

It still will not allow me to donate by credit card without
a PayPal account, which I do not want.

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