Weekly Vocab #2.1.4 (repost #1)
|From:||Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>|
|Date:||Friday, January 19, 2007, 4:01|
Last posted: April 21st, 2003
> From: Christopher Wright <faceloran@...>
> A bit late because of Easter, but time is an illusion.
> 1. slippery
> The table is slippery.
> 2. to spill
> I spilled my soy milk on it.
> 3. to vex
> This vexes me greatly.
> 4. to curse (a full-blown spell or a swear word, your choice)
> I curse the glass that failed me.
> 5. carpet
> My fine carpet is ruined.
> 6. sniffle
> 7. to replace
> I cannot replace it.
> 8. heirloom
> It is an heirloom from my great-grandmother's neice's daughter's husband.
> [Bonus points if you translate the relationship into one word.]
> 9. ghost
> His ghost will follow me for all my days.
> 10. bitter
> I shall die a bitter, hunted person. [If you are not a person, replace
> that word with an appropriate term.]
>  Lunch time doubly so.
>  Soy milk is nothing compared to the real thing. Stuff squeezed from
> live cows is so appetizing, especially when described thus.
Bonus Vocab from WordNet:
This is randomly selected automatically, so in case it offends you
or you disagree, please either ignore or be inspired to make up
different words and/or phrases:
- recombination, n.
(physics) a combining of charges or transfer of electrons in a gas that results in
the neutralization of ions; important for ions arising from the passage
of high-energy particles
- honor, v.
accept as pay; "we honor checks and drafts"
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