lattewoman
Subscriber since: July 2010
Location: VA, United States of America
About Me
I am a retired contract auditor. I have always loved words, how they are used, and how they change and are added to and subtracted from everyday language. Now I write a blog and comment entirely too much on various social media.
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Favorite Word:

penultimate
Having the position of next to last I like it because it is so definite in describing place.
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Least Favorite Word:

fuck
It is over-used. Where has creativity gone?
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Favorite Quote:

"Wait and hope." The closing passage from The Count of Monte Christo"
- Victor Hugo

Favorite Topics:

Branding:

Suffrage and Language
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Online:

Guys and... ?
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News Speak
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Word Origins:

New Virus, New Words

Usage:

Comparative Nonsense
- 5 Comments
Unexpected Cousins
- 8 Comments

Politics:

Suffrage and Language
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Advertising:

Dubiously Distinguished
- 12 Comments
Under the Influence
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