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Tag Archives: vocabulary
Using Old, Familiar Words That Nobody Has Ever Heard Before
If I told you that my life was “at sixes and sevens” right now, would you know what I was talking about? You would if you lived in the year 1815. That knowledge is surprisingly un-useful, however, when trying to … Continue reading
Posted in General Ramblings Tagged English, Georgette Heyer, humor, Jane Austen, musings, vocabulary, words, writing 93 Comments
When Synonyms Are Not Synonymous
They say that people judge us by the words we use. It is equally true that we show our own judgments by the words we choose. Words can carry more baggage than the United Airlines carousel at O’Hare. I am constantly … Continue reading
Posted in General Ramblings Tagged blogging, humor, life, musings, postaweek2011, vocabulary, words, writing 13 Comments