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'I heard he was a thesaurus editor.'
"Mr. Webster and I are, once again, in complete agreement."
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"Excuse me, but was that 'to wit' or 'to woo'?"
Tags:owl, owls, chicken, chickens, animals, animal, bird, birds, talking animals, talking animal, talking bird, talking birds, business, businesses, office, offices, boss, bosses, manager, managers, assistant, assistants, personal assistant, diction, vocab, vocabulary, speech, speeches, terminology, writing, notes, note taking, double check
"Call it spring cleaning - I threw out all my dictionaries."
'His vocabulary is tiny, but effective.'
"Your vocabulary is enlarged."
Tags:lit, literature, literary, literatures, lit major, vocab, vocabulary, words, word, language, languages, brain, brains, smart, smarter, smartness, intelligent, intelligence, brain, brains, x-ray, xray, x ray, scan, scans, scanned, medical, doctor, doctors, consultant, consultants, surgery, surgeon, skull, skulls, exam, examination, appointment, word, words, play on words, word play
Tags:wealth, rich person, rich people, the one percent, the 1 percent, wealth divide, wealth gap, poor people, newly rich, the newly rich, new money, just about managing, working class, no money, vocab, vocabulary, new vocab, new vocabulary, privilege, privileges, class divide, perspectives, different perspectives, mega rich, the mega rich, inverse snob, inverse snobbery
Berlitz's Learn To Speak Adult
Tags:grow up, grows up, growing up, middle age, middle-aged, back pain, back pains, lumbar pain, lumbar pains, vocab word, vocab words, vocab, vocabulary word, vocabulary words, insulate, insulates, insulating, insulation, zero-coupon bond, zero-coupon bonds, bond, bonds, investment, investments, adult, adult world, world of adults
'He's a man of few works. He likes to talk, he just has a limited vocabulary.'
'And it's not just me...Ms. Anthrope doesn't seem to like anyone.'
'Word up homey!'
'I've been trying to think of a word for two weeks.'
'My teacher said the school has tough new standards and I need to improve my vocabulary. What's 'Vocabulary'?'
'I can't find the words to express my anger with you.' - 'She needs a dictionary.'
"Learned counsel should use shorter words. Learned counsel is forgetting that this Court was not an 'A' student."
Tags:court, courts, courtroom, courtrooms, trial, trials, legal system, justice system, law, laws, legal, judge, judges, lawyer, lawyers, counselor, counselors, counsellors, counsellors, attorney, attorneys, solicitor, solicitors, barrister, barristers, legal counsel, education, schooling, literacy, literate, illiterate, illiteracy, student, students, bad student, bad students, studying, big words, intelligence, language, vocab, vocabulary, learned, forgetting, forgot, unprofessional, unqualified
"Sometimes, from time to time, now and again, at times I wish I'd never been given this Thesaurus."
"I'm tardy? Whew! I was afraid I was going to be late for school!"
'I've lost my thesaurus, I can't describe how I feel about it.'
'You're fired, eliminated, laid off, let go, downsized, terminated ...'
'There is pressure on your opticpoopular nerve, which is causing a flutter in your isis. This makes your vision blurry when you look through your corn hole.'
Tags:medical, treatment, doctor, doctors, patient, terminology, confusion, vocabulary, vocab, confusing, diagnosis, diagnoses, diagnose, straight talk, optical, optics, optometrist, eye doctor, optical nerve, iris, eye hole, socket, eyehole, eye-hole, eye-holes, eye doctors, optometrist, optometrists, jargon, medical jargon
'My teacher said that the school has tough new standards and I need to improve my vocabulary. What's vocabulary?'
How to be self-reflexive
"Could you tell me what happened without using those 'National Spelling Bee' words?"
'I find the easiest way to expand my vocabulary is to make up words.'
"'Yes,' she mumbled?... Sighed?... Muttered?... Snarled?... Hissed?... Growled?..."