HOW IT WORKS
Subscriber since: April 2009
Location: Saginaw, MI
Retired high school Language Arts (English) teacher.
I can also be found on:
My Word Lists
In my lifetime it has always evolved through generations to suggest a favorable condition or state of being.
Other subscribers who love this word:
Least Favorite Word:
Euphemisms all too often provide an acceptable means of unnecessarily avoiding truth.
Other subscribers who dislike this word:
"Our words have lost their meanings through loose usage."
How Do Phrasal Verbs "Pencil Out"?
December 1, 2015
Branding Weirds Language
September 21, 2015
Macaulay's Plain-Spoken History
May 26, 2016
A Dipper's Scrapbook
June 17, 2015
Murray's Mission: My Greatest Elementary School Memory
May 7, 2014
January 24, 2012
Getting the Low-down on Up-classify
July 14, 2016
From Being In a Pickle to Hitting a Can of Corn
June 3, 2016
For Presidents' Day: Where Did "President" Come From Anyway?
February 15, 2016
Don't Eighty-Six That Etymology!
December 15, 2015
Become an Affiliate
Copyright ©1998-2016 Thinkmap, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Already a Subscriber?