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Message 2096031 - Posted: 18 Mar 2022, 10:53:20 UTC

What about words that need two words to properly place the meaning. New York being the state or city. Just one word loses all the meaning.

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Message 2096046 - Posted: 18 Mar 2022, 15:02:49 UTC - in response to Message 2096031.  

No, they fall down by being mote than one word
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Message 2096047 - Posted: 18 Mar 2022, 15:59:43 UTC - in response to Message 2096046.  

...to my own comment.
The idea of the game is not to spoon feed the rest us with your ideas, but to get us thinking "How the heck does that word relate to the previous one".
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Message 2096052 - Posted: 18 Mar 2022, 18:35:12 UTC - in response to Message 2096047.  

Hope my latest glib effort wasn't too far underground?!
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Message 2096254 - Posted: 21 Mar 2022, 22:36:07 UTC

Brezhnev...

That one may be a little too obscure even though badly apt for the present day...

See: The daily bald


Really? Is that that different a world?...
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Message 2097139 - Posted: 4 Apr 2022, 23:03:50 UTC

In case that connection is lost in time:

The actress playing Romana, in the real world, married Tom Baker who at the time was playing Dr Who...

I'm sure their real world relationship helped greatly with some of the on-screen episodes for adding unscripted character to the scripts.


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Message 2097574 - Posted: 11 Apr 2022, 16:24:12 UTC
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Minotausus is a german metal band fo those not knowing them.

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Message 2097582 - Posted: 11 Apr 2022, 21:19:31 UTC

Matapan and Crete were 1941 naval battles.
My Granddad was on HMS Nubian.
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Message 2097945 - Posted: 17 Apr 2022, 11:50:40 UTC

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P215/65-R17


Not a word, contains more than one punctuation mark, so you are due to buy everyone a drink or meal in Rockies
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Message 2097971 - Posted: 17 Apr 2022, 22:03:06 UTC - in response to Message 2097945.  

Admiral:
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Not a word, contains more than one punctuation mark, so you are due to buy everyone a drink or meal in Rockies

You did allow Lynn to post “San Francisco “.

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Message 2097972 - Posted: 17 Apr 2022, 22:37:01 UTC

Let's have lunch on Lynn then. :-D

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Message 2097975 - Posted: 17 Apr 2022, 22:55:18 UTC - in response to Message 2097971.  

Admiral:
P215/65-R17


Not a word, contains more than one punctuation mark, so you are due to buy everyone a drink or meal in Rockies

You did allow Lynn to post “San Francisco “.


Great idea, drinks in San Francisco with Lynn. She gets the second round.
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Message 2097980 - Posted: 17 Apr 2022, 23:44:16 UTC

I'll drink to that, but it's a bit too early here to do that as yet.

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Message 2097986 - Posted: 18 Apr 2022, 3:36:10 UTC - in response to Message 2097971.  

Admiral:
P215/65-R17


Not a word, contains more than one punctuation mark, so you are due to buy everyone a drink or meal in Rockies

You did allow Lynn to post “San Francisco “.

Tell me what language "P215/65-R17" is. How many native speakers are there?
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Message 2097989 - Posted: 18 Apr 2022, 3:43:55 UTC

Tell me what language "P215/65-R17" is. How many native speakers are there?

The language is “Tyre Shop” and is spoken fluently by many of its members.

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Message 2097991 - Posted: 18 Apr 2022, 3:48:55 UTC

Tell me what language "P215/65-R17" is.
Car enthusiast/repair/restore speak. ;-)

How many native speakers are there?
I'll let you count all those car enthusiast/repair/restore people out there. :-D

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Message 2097993 - Posted: 18 Apr 2022, 4:18:28 UTC - in response to Message 2097991.  
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Tell me what language "P215/65-R17" is.
Car enthusiast/repair/restore speak. ;-)

How many native speakers are there?
I'll let you count all those car enthusiast/repair/restore people out there. :-D

Cheers.

Hey, I knew exacting what he was saying. But then I am something of a car guy.
Still want the drink he owes me in San Francisco. Make it a Glenlivet, smart.
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