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Easily Confused Words: Excavate vs. Escalate

Excavate and escalate are easily confused words.

The spell-check application of most word processing software programs would not catch a slip-up of these two words. Spell-check is looking for words that aren’t in its dictionary, and words that resemble words in its dictionary, but are possibly spelled wrong. 281 more words

Easily Confused Words

Archaeologist Interview

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Akshay Sarathi completed his undergraduate history degree at Grand Valley State University. He is now a doctoral candidate in the Anthropology program of the University of Wisconsin (Madison). 615 more words



I heard you excavate.

Yeah, I’ve got some bones.

But it’s been so long,

I hate those catacombs.

You seem so confident,

I wish I were, myself. 71 more words

Poems, Etc.


They flickered, they did

A spark was all it took.

Molten wax, my skin wailed

Orange flames, my eyes searched

Infinite depths.

Flickers fickle with the way… 116 more words


2018 Theme Song!

I found my 2018 theme song! “Excavate” by Macklemore Feat. Saint Claire. I’ve always connected to Macklemore’s lyrics and I love the artists he features. In all honesty, I had to hear this one a few times before I appreciated it on the level that I do now. 74 more words


cold relic unearthed
legend etched in windswept bone
better left alone

© Anthony Gorman 2017

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Hands In The Garden

Terd 10/6 - "Kleenexcavate/ion"

Kleenexcavate/ion (Kleenex+Excavate): Using a tissue & finger to thoroughly probe and remove boogers from your nose

Kleenexcavate/ion eg

*Kid with a tissued finger halfway up his nose* 10 more words