kerbe

Joined: June 27, 2011

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Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 27, 2011, 11:04am  •  0 vote

It's a grave discussion, gone acute...

Re: The opposite of “awaken”?  •  June 27, 2011, 11:20am  •  0 vote

"somnify" or, perhaps, the acronym, "witaom" for "wrapped in the arms of Morpheus"

Re: wrong, incorrect, bad  •  June 27, 2011, 11:12am  •  0 vote

What about thinking in terms of levels of "formality": Good/Bad is simplistic, Right/Wrong is familiar, and Correct/Incorrect is formal. I must giggle, though, and your use of the term, "hard and f

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  June 27, 2011, 9:05am  •  0 vote

I love this discussion! The BBC practice of pronouncing foreign place names as if they are written phonetically (as opposed to pronouncing them in their native tongue) - think Nicaragua (nick-are-agg-