– it simply sounds better to me than ..
Do lots of people have favourite words or just a few of us nerds?
As everybody is starting to think or maybe you prefer to it seemed a good time for a different type of blog.
Have you noticed how many words with pleasant associations sound more attractive than those that describe the negative.
Watching a TV quiz show the other night made me wonder. The contestant hated and !
There have always been some words that appeal to me, being one.
I now know that I had the meaning wrong!
I thought it meant fear of Friday the 13th, but it is simply a fear of the number 13, so how does grab you? That is the real word for fear of Friday the 13th. Love it!
Now I prefer to , but Robert Beard (see below) selected the latter as one of his favourites.
is a gorgeous word, so descriptive and while makes me think of and …
, and – how often can you use those in a sentence, but they sound wonderful.
andare two food specials and and hang together well.
just makes me smile. A word that means mishearing lovely.
Opulent, murmur and meander, OK, that’s it! I really like a lot of words, and keep thinking of more, so on to those I dislike.
figure high up, as does . Lots of people mention as an unpleasant word, and how about Really don’t like nor and am not wild about either.
The absolutely beautiful Scabiosa Africana, known as . Need I say more!
I know I said that’s it, but how can I leave out and along with the memory of my 13 year old self totally embracing the action of estimating something as worthless. A good word to end a blog about nothing…….