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Message 1196467 - Posted: 17 Feb 2012, 21:55:34 UTC
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Words.........ahem.
They are prat and parcel of who I am.
I parse them out kindly when I can.

And disburse them at random when I am not in my right mind.
Or left.

I have often discussed and been banned for..........my use of them.

Or the use of terms bandied about in my youth that are no longer considered 'politically correct'.


Go on and chastise me......if you will..
I shall continue to use and abuse the King's English, as it were.....
And all other forms I can utilize,.
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Message 1196472 - Posted: 17 Feb 2012, 22:04:41 UTC - in response to Message 1196467.

I was told to not be so damned wordy when I was a teen because it really confused my classmates
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Message 1196487 - Posted: 17 Feb 2012, 22:28:31 UTC

32,200, but as the Reigning Pun Queen I have to say that it is not the words you know, but how you use them!

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Message 1196490 - Posted: 17 Feb 2012, 22:30:54 UTC - in response to Message 1196487.

32,200, but as the Reigning Pun Queen I have to say that it is not the words you know, but how you use them!

Amen, my sister, amen.

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Message 1196499 - Posted: 17 Feb 2012, 22:57:58 UTC - in response to Message 1196487.

Angela made me take this because she thought she could beat me. 33,700! Ha ha ha!
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Message 1196501 - Posted: 17 Feb 2012, 23:16:56 UTC

17,700 words

i'm french, and i m talking english only since i m playing world of warcraft ROFLMAO , 6 years ago.
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Message 1196526 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 0:08:22 UTC



I can haz diploma?

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Message 1196533 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 0:24:39 UTC

33,600
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Now if someone could tell me what valetudinarian means..
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Message 1196534 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 0:26:55 UTC - in response to Message 1196526.



I can haz diploma?


Something tells me that one of those 148 words you know is "sandbagging"!!!

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Message 1196541 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 0:53:04 UTC - in response to Message 1196533.

33,600
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Now if someone could tell me what valetudinarian means..


I would have to show you.... trust me.

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Message 1196543 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 0:57:04 UTC

I've heard that some men name their er... uh... Netherlands.

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Message 1196544 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 0:57:19 UTC

Considering it's an estimate, Here's mine...

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Message 1196547 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 1:12:20 UTC - in response to Message 1196543.

I've heard that some men name their er... uh... Netherlands.

ok. I googled it, and if that is what Scarecrow has named his Netherlands..well..

I'm not sure if he is any more protective of said personal geographic location than the next man.

There really is something very wrong with you people. Very wrong...
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Message 1196554 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 1:28:58 UTC - in response to Message 1196405.

How many words do you know

Interesting little test that estimates how many (English language) words you know.

I'll be honest: I only know 26,600. Roughly as literate as the average fence post. :P


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Message 1196556 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 1:35:17 UTC

26'600, dat shows I iz not fik innit? :)
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Message 1196561 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 2:02:52 UTC

Only 18,200. Guess that makes me the 'idiot' here (LOL, just kidding)
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Message 1196575 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 2:19:33 UTC - in response to Message 1196543.

I've heard that some men name their er... uh... Netherlands.

OH, gawd.......for Pete's sake......

No, George, it's not like that.......cut it out.....stop it........you're the only.......

Gotta go folks.

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Message 1196583 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 2:35:52 UTC

38,000 words here...
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Message 1196605 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 4:11:38 UTC

37,500. However, I do believe it is completely missing technical dictionaries.
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Message 1196606 - Posted: 18 Feb 2012, 4:12:31 UTC - in response to Message 1196605.

37,500. However, I do believe it is completely missing technical dictionaries.

...and the dialogs from all Ren and Stimpy episodes.

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