This advertisement, posted by Kielo Travel, presents multiple messages in a multitude of ways. The linguistic message, the message presented by the actual text, asks the viewer/reader if they are “Dreaming of a holiday?”. 176 more words
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I’ve been getting my hands dirty a lot lately. That’s one of those expressions whose metaphorical meaning has overtaken its literal one. Or has it? As I write I am itching to look ‘to get one’s hands dirty’ up in a good dictionary, but since I sadly don’t own one and am currently without internet, I will have to hash out my own explanation. 1,326 more words
These phrases, and questions, are likely to confuse people with Asperger's. Unless confusing us is your goal (and why would you want to do that?), please consider alternate wordings.
Throughout this post, I will refer to people with Asperger’s as “Aspies.” This is not considered a derogatory term; it’s simply how we refer to ourselves. 1,495 more words