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H&S Dialogues: Antonyms

                                He:                                                                           She:

“She likes to read the paperbacks.”

“And he likes to watch the films.”

“She’s an avid fan of midnight snacks.”

“While he prefers cooking fifty minute meals.” 59 more words

Poetry

Writing Tips: Alternatives to SAY

When it comes to writing, there is always stuff to be learned. Writers themselves find repeating their own words very annoying and with almost no synonym search engines available offline, at one point we just give up and come to it later. 310 more words

Writing

Nitty-gritty!

Noun

1.
the essential substance or details of a matter; basics; crux:

Let’s skip the chitchat and get down to the nitty-gritty.

Adjective
2.
fundamental, detailed, or probing: 10 more words

Vocabulary

The Pursuit of Literacy

Disclaimer: the following is a short opinion (and slightly satirical) piece on the proper use of words (synonyms of ignorance and indifference). I suggest you skip reading this one if you have no interest in etymology, or words in general. 929 more words

Apathy

Some Synonyms #Part2

Retail                   : Selling of goods to the public

Increased            : Make greater in number

Rapid                   : Fast

Supply                  : Provide

Declining              : Become lower

Injection                : Help… 13 more words

Some Synonyms #Part1

Department       : Division

Vendor                 : Seller

Director                : A Leader

Career                  : Occupation

Labor                     : Worker

Executive            : Person in Management

Technician           : Expert in Machinary… 11 more words

Chonies and over the shoulder boulder holsters...

One of the books I have just read – an American book – talked about chonies. Now I had never heard about this word before but assumed it meant panties from the context. 290 more words

Books