I Read The Dictionary

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    Look It Up

    My father instilled in me a love of learning, and an appreciation for words...and as a child, when I didn't understand a word, he would say "There is a dictionary there. Go and look it up." So I did. Now I read the dictionary, and I love the fact that I am articulate. I should...
    Visionquest Visionquest
    46-50, F
    Jan 1, 2012

    Words Are Exquisite!

    I actually began creating my own language when I was in high school. I set about re-writin the dictionary. Long, unabridged dictionaries are the best! I read it cover to cover when I was younger :) People think I am weird, but I couldn't care less. It is exciting! Much better...
    Starlatheimmortal Starlatheimmortal
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 27, 2010

    There are people who read the dictionary?

    ? That's kind of a good idea, actually. Maybe I'll try it some time.
    jasmineleigh328 jasmineleigh328
    18-21, F
    Oct 16, 2015

    The Dictionary Was My Bible

    English is my second language. And I consider it a blessing that I can read and write to express my thoughts.As for my current lifestyle I need to learn another language to help myself to be well adept with the cultureand prevailing lifestyles. Words and lingos are abruptly...
    zephyr2005 zephyr2005
    41-45, F
    Aug 21, 2011

    I love learning new words,

    i love synonyms, i love being able to atriculate a good paragraph without souding repetitive/boring or just not easily perceived to whoever reads it. i have three color pencils: magenta, lettuce green and reflective Orange first one is for the hardest to memorize n more...
    LemonSyrup LemonSyrup
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Oct 14, 2015

    You Kidding Me?i Recite The Dictionary!

    I learn English as a second language,and I used to recite the dictionary,and,you have to say,dictionary can be very interesting. I can't make a very appropriate example,but if you know multiple languages,then it will be very fun to read dictionary.
    monalan monalan
    1 Response Jul 14, 2010
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