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ADVERMOCIAL

Today I was reading the Sunday Newspaper which carried an article on Musli Power an Indian aurvedic medicine the equivalent of Viagra manufactured by Kunnath Pharmaceuticals. 41 more words

Opinion

Mots nous en català / New words in Catalan [Review]

“New words in Catalan” is the first attempt at publishing outcomes of NEOXOC network data analysis on Catalan neologisms from 2008 to 2010. NEOXOC is a network of different research groups in the field of neology; each group is responsible for collecting data, preparation of textual corpora and extracting new words in a certain Catalan dialect. 1,483 more words

Terminology

Five Words We Should Banish from our Vocabulary, Or Preventing Verbicide with C.S. Lewis

As a voracious reader and great lover of language, C.S. Lewis was concerned about “verbicide,” what he called the “murder of words.” As Lewis describes in… 2,404 more words

C.S. Lewis

A Beautiful Evening in Appalachia

In a secret hidden dale
On a moonlit night
The birds have hushed
Into their evening roost
Insects start their songs
There is something beautiful… 19 more words

Poetry

NaPoWriMo - Day Eighteen - 'Sunsplit, Busted Lip'

Today’s prompt was to do a poem using neologisms, or made up words. I was actually rather worried about this piece because using multiple neologisms is not my strong suit – one or two is okay, but after that I worry about it become too coagulated to understand. 197 more words

Poetry

Neologism - New Word

Farathoner

Run
Race
Fifty
years ago
First farathoner
Signed up for Boston Marathon
Nevertheless she persisted and keeps running strong

NaPoWriMo Prompt Day 18 –  183 more words

A Casting Red Balloon

Writing Neologisms for NaPoWriMo Day 18!

Trouting upstream
Pebbling jumping
Feather whooshing
Drift a’loosing
Swim the song
Perlunking and dunking
Nary a care in the thaw… 27 more words

Poetry