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Tosh

Thursday, October 19, 2017. Daily Brit Wit.

Tosh: 

Noun, mass noun, informal 

Rubbish; nonsense.

“A sense of loneliness

reverberating echoes

off the great room

straight into the kitchen… 63 more words

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Diaphora

Diaphora (di-a’-pho-ra): Repetition of a common name so as to perform two logical functions: to designate an individual and to signify the qualities connoted by that individual’s name or title. 34 more words

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Shirty

Wednesday, October 18, 2017. Daily Brit Wit.

Shirty: 

Adjective, informal 

Bad-tempered or annoyed.

All good things have to end, apparently. We have come full circle. Or have we? 841 more words

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Love Forests - Hate Plantations!

Guest Post by Jan Carl Matysiac – GeaSphere Europe

October 2017

How can industrial monoculture tree plantations like this be called forests?
Earlier this year(and this month too), Portugal has been in the news for huge, destructive wildfires. 1,308 more words
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Typography - terminology

I wanted to give a brief summary of the terminology when it comes to typography, to give myself a better understanding of what it all means and the importance of it. 182 more words

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Jolly

Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Daily Brit Wit.

Jolly: 

Adverb, as submodifier, informal 

Very; extremely.

And Cecelia’s journey continues in part 2 of 3. Check out yesterday’s  587 more words

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