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One Letter Words, a Dictionary

Compiler Craig Conley says, "In Shakespeare's time, R was called littera canina, 'the dog's letter', because it sounded like a dog's growl.…

Started by tom sarbeck

0 Aug 7, 2014

Alternatives to Christian language?

I was led here from a forum where I said I thought discussing this in a group would be better and this seems to be the most appropriate gro…

Started by UUMom

16 Apr 7, 2012
Reply by Sarah Walton

There's no such thing as a synonym!

There is a character from the book Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins that is fond of declaring that there is no such thing as a synonym. I'd…

Started by Eric P. Metze

17 Oct 8, 2009
Reply by Glenn Sogge

Right-wingers and the word Liberal

If there's one thing I haaate about the right-wing, it's their oversimplification of things. We hear things like, "We mysteriously evolved…

Started by Eric P. Metze

17 Oct 8, 2009
Reply by Stephen Moore

Clouds of Information

Under the theory (or maybe it's a hypothesis) that word selection by itself provides information about a communication, a variety of tools…

Started by Glenn Sogge

2 Oct 8, 2009
Reply by A Former Member

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