lattewoman
Subscriber since: July 2010
Location: VA, United States
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:

A Nation of "Nations"
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Word Origins:

A Nation of "Nations"
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Words:

Like Wildfire

Writers:

How To Be Alone
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Politics:

A Nation of "Nations"
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Linguistics:

A Nation of "Nations"
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Unexpected Cousins
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Advertising:

Under the Influence
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To Boldly Go
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