Words that deserve wider use - Word Warriors - Wayne State University. Here’s a list of neglected but eminently useful words that visitors to this site -- and we, to be downright honest -- would like to bring back into fashion. You're right -- some never have been in fashion, but perhaps they deserve to be. Many submissions have been edited for content, grammar and especially for accuracy. Not all these words will make our list of top choices, but there's a great deal of quality here, most are wonderful additions to anyone's vocabulary, and all could use some exercise. Abominable - Loathsome, odious or detestable.Jennifer's neglect of her pets was abominable and inexcusable.Word submitted by: JIM SIMPKIN, GREENBUSH, MICHIGAN, ALCONA Antediluvian - Very old, old-fashioned, out of date, antiquated, primitive.
Antepenultimate - Third from the end. Antithetical - Opposite.Despite a cultural obsession with acquisition, objective poverty and happiness are not antithetical.Word submitted by: PC Armamentarium - Resources available for a certain purpose. Month: "2007-05" Cha It's been so long that I don't even look down your street anymore. tags: moving on memory [add] 2007-05-31 14:54:55 / Rating: 2242.25 / Steph They say that depression runs in my family, but that doesn't help me much right now. tags: depression family [add] 2007-05-31 14:54:40 / Rating: 632.25 / John As I paused on the stairs, I couldn't shake the image of her standing alone in the center of the room, crying. tags: relationships [add] 2007-05-31 14:54:19 / Rating: 445 / Elaina I spent $130 and 4 hours getting ready for a party that I only spent a half hour at because my insecurities got the best of me. tags: party insecure [add] 2007-05-31 14:53:54 / Rating: 433.75 / Shaina As I walked down the hall with my new mohawk and monitored the casual surprised glances, it came to my attention that I was more happy being the wierd girl than I ever would have been if I was accepted by society. tags: mohawk weird society hair [add] 2007-05-31 14:53:15 / Rating: 549.75 / Average man tags: humor shower prank [add]
Writing Lines « Dennis Najee’s Weblog. October 17, 2008 by dennisnajee my Lesson In Chalk ::she sighs deeply grumbling under her breath something about feelinglikeimbackinschoolhavingtowriteonchalkboard as she begins to mark on the blackboard with her chalk:: i will not grope Master in public i will not splash chocolate puddin’ on Master i will not climb onto Master’s lap while i am soaking wet i will not hold up the line in the grocery store while explaining why i wear a bracelet that says slave i will not plan when to paint my toenails a different color while receiving a spanking i will not hide Master’s crop i will not call out our safe word when Master is driving too fast i can not ground Master i will resist my urge to duct tape newbies that want punishment i will not giggle when Master gives His ‘serious’ look i will not send the newbies out to collect trolls for the weekly auction i will not wear granny panties tho they are much more comfy i will not roll my eyes behind Master’s back i will not paint the bondage table pink Thank you.
4MinutesPerDay - Thought to Light up your Life . . . The Truth About Love. "Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within. " --James Baldwin "I am two fools, I know, for loving, and for saying so. " --John Donne "There is no difficulty that enough love will not conquer, no disease that enough love will not heal, no door that enough love will not bridge, no wall that enough love will not throw down, no sin that enough love will not redeem... It makes no difference how deeply seated may be the trouble, how hopeless the outlook, how muddled the tangle, how great the mistake. A sufficient realization of love will dissolve it all. "There is always some madness in love. "The heart has its reasons which reason knows not of. " "The entire sum of existence is the magic of being needed by just one person. " "To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
" "Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds. " "If you judge people, you have no time to love them. " --Henry David Thoreau. Love is everywhere... - FoxSaver. Love Sayings « Sayings - Famous Sayings - Funny Sayings. These are mostly just a few simple sayings about love. If you are looking for a large collection of Quotations about love you will find many more here at Love Quotes at at this tag for Love Quotes. True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about but few have seen. - Unknown Love is loving what your lover loves - Unknown Where there is love there is life. - Unknown More Life Quotes If you love the children of others, you will love your own even better - Unknown Peace is an expression of love; let’s make love - Unknown We say we love flowers, yet we pluck them. Funny Quotes To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world. - Unknown Once I dropped a tear in the ocean. There is no distance too great between friends, for love gives wings to the heart. - Unknown You don’t love a woman because she is beautiful, but she is beautiful because you love her - Unknown I love you.
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Nonetheless, there are a few hints we can offer you. You are comfortable and secure in your relationship. Of course, this is only a list of the most common ways of telling if you are in love. On the other hand, don't force the issue. How_a_man_feels_loved. Relationships How a man feels loved Part II Section 1 At the heart of it, a man wants to touch the truth -- that you love him -- that he's "the one" for you. He wants to feel that he inspires happiness in you and that you accept, trust, and appreciate him. At his depth a man needs to know that he makes a positive difference in your life, otherwise he doesn’t even want to live. A man’s deepest fear is that he is not good enough. For a woman to maintain this state is next to impossible! But this is the consciousness of a graceful woman.
Many men had mothers who didn’t come through for them. Where a woman feels love for those who emotionally and physically support her, a man feels love in response to a woman's gracious, and loving reactions to him. The song writer , Eric Clapton once wrote -- "And then she asked me, 'do you feel alright?
' the love light in your eyes...and my darling, you were wonderful tonight...'" When he is Vulnerable When men help you, men are very vulnerable. When he is angry. Lexophiles. LEXOPHILES (LOVERS OF WORDS): 1. A bicycle can't stand alone; it is two tired. 2. A will is a dead giveaway. 3. Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46.
Is Your Jar Full? Life must go on in Gaza and Sderot.
Quotes. Lyrics. Reference Stuff. The Unfortunate Dys. By Sharon The prefix dys- derives from the Greek and has a number of unfavourable meanings. In Greek, using this prefix denoted the opposite of anything that was easy, favourable or fortunate, according to the Oxford Dictionary of Etymology. Connotations include: impaired, defective, difficult, slow, wrong, ill, harsh, disordered and bad. There are a number of common words which use this prefix: dyscalculia: difficulty in solving mathematical problemsdysentery: an intestinal disorderdysfunction: abnormal or impaired function; hence, dysfunctionaldysgraphia: inability to write correctly because of impairment in brain functiondyskinesia: impairment of the the ability to make voluntary movementsdyslexia: difficulty with processing written language, resulting in reading and spelling difficulties A longer list is available on the WordQuests site.
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Read Article → Short, sweet and immensely powerful. Read Article → A Softer World: 1008. Authspot. Devil. The following is an actual question given on a University of Washington chemistry mid-term. The answer by one student was so "profound" that the professor shared it with colleagues, via the Internet, which is, of course, why we now have the pleasure of enjoying it as well: Bonus Question: Is Hell exothermic (gives off heat) or endothermic (absorbs heat)? Most of the students wrote proofs of their beliefs using Boyle's Law (gas cools when it expands and heats when it is compressed) or some variant.
One student, however, wrote the following: First, we need to know how the mass of Hell is changing in time. So we need to know the rate at which souls are moving into Hell and the rate at which they are leaving. With birth and death rates as they are, we can expect the number of souls in Hell to increase exponentially. 1. 2. So which is it? Thanks for Jean Heinen for submitting! 13 virtues. DENNIS HARTING. Literature of the Fantastic. Literature of the Fantastic If you like this library, please consider donating to support it: The Book of Wonder by Lord DunsanyCarmilla by J.
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ChambersThe Last Real New Yorker in the World by Doyle and MacdonaldLenore by Gottfried August BürgerA Mery Play Betwene Johan Johan, the Husbande, Tyb, his Wyfe, and Syr Jhan, the Preest by John HeywoodThe Mortal Immortal by Mary ShelleyMoxon's Master by Ambrose BierceThe Night Wire by H. F. Alternate way to read the discussion. Civil service. Kill Your Darlings.