I Love Language and Reading

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    "words Are Wind"

    Right-o. You ever hear that phrase before? Well, think about it once, anyway.Words. Are. Wind. Words are wind.Right. So, this phrase is either an analogy, a simile, or a metaphor. But I'm not lecturing right now, so let's forget the label.Think about words. Think about wind. What...
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    Nov 7, 2012

    I Fell In Love the 2nd Time Around.

    I was never encouraged to appreciate the gift of learning.  I left after the 8th grade.  As an adult many years later, I went to college and fell in love with learning.  The natural high I felt during the actual absorption of knowledge had me hooked.  I...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Oct 17, 2008

    I Love It I think its a never-ending experience and nourishment/refreshing for the brain

    I love chatting with people who possess an extensive vocabulary. Although sometimes I don't understand some words, I understand mostly the points they're trying to make. I had such a conversation this evening with my friends father. He's a fantastic chap, definitely the...
    woohoo1991 woohoo1991
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Aug 14, 2009

    Words Mean Things

    I thought I was finished teaching when my sons got their diplomas. One of the primary lessons I taught (home schooled) was that WORDS MEAN THINGS. Language is very precise. When in context of the entire statement they are very precise. Now little children get "do overs...
    Tzech Tzech
    46-50, F
    Aug 23, 2008
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