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Words and their Applications

So.. let me talk about words and arguments before the day gets moving and I have no more time to write. I like words. I didn’t always like them though. When I was a kid, words were perhaps my least … Continue reading

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A bit about me…

Data for those who want to improve their simulations of me… (It’s Marcel Proust’s famous interview questionnaire..) 1) What is your idea of perfect happiness? The life I’m living. Although I take issue with “perfect”–because “perfect” comes from perfectum==> from … Continue reading

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Indo-European Root Words–Translation and Metaphor–pt. 2c-Verbs

Wow… It is hot today.. and I’ve finally gotten to a point where I have a free hour to try and bang out this final part of the Indo-European Root Words that I’ve analyzed. Interestingly enough, there are more verbs … Continue reading

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Indo-European Root Words–Translation and Metaphor–pt. 2b-Nouns

Finally, a free moment. It has been a great weekend so far–the weather has gone from “okay” to “beautiful” and before I go enjoy it a bit more, I wanted to make sure I NOM’d a bit more on the … Continue reading

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Indo-European Root Words–Translation and Metaphor–pt. 2a-modifiers

All other tasks are done today–so it is time to NOM again… Today I want to look at the other Indo-European roots that I did not specifically cover in the previous post.  These roots are different from those in the … Continue reading

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Indo-European Root Words–What is Core in your World?–Part 1

So a couple of weeks ago I was wondering about a word–I don’t remember which–and I went a googling and I came across this page that listed a ton of (I’m sure not all) Indo-European (I/E) Roots and how they … Continue reading

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Identity…

Who are you? I am… a teacher a father a counter a writer a student a scorched-earth style debater not yet a hunter, but I will be a homeowner a dancer a rivethead a geek a historian a beer lover … Continue reading

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