Tags » Word Tasting Notes

yogurt

Everyone knows: if you want to trim your girth, it won’t hurt to do some yoga and eat some yogurt (maybe in a yurt, just for the experience). 769 more words

Word Tasting Notes

sputum

Got on the bus. Got a nice seat at the front of the raised section at the back. Nice and warm there.

Someone else got on and sat behind me. 430 more words

Word Tasting Notes

Skoki

This is a word that, for me, brings hiking, a backcountry lodge, a classmate, a cookbook, Will and Kate, a suburb of Chicago, and a figure skater. 1,074 more words

Word Tasting Notes

rare

I must say I like to have the odd duck. It can be quite nice. Uncommonly among birds, it can even be cooked rare.

I also like to… 530 more words

Word Tasting Notes

dulse

The first time I recall hearing this word was in a recording of an Irishman (middle east coast, I think) that I was listening to for accent acquisition purposes. 417 more words

Word Tasting Notes

epigone

I do not want to be an epigone.

I do not want to devote my life to explicating someone else’s epic after they’re gone. I do not want to be one of the little piggies trotting along chasing the big one. 823 more words

Word Tasting Notes

stertor, stertorous

He got on the elevator just before the doors closed, that guy. Him again. An inch or two taller than me and probably 1.4 times my weight. 418 more words

Word Tasting Notes