The Power of the Spoken Word
Even in the beginning of my high school years, while everyone else groaned when our English teacher announced ... founder of Project V.O.I.C.E., an organization dedicated to using spoken word to inspire youth. Favorite poem: "B" Buddy Wakefield, a veteran ...
A Collection Of Curious Words From The Welsh Language
CORGI is a Welsh word which other languages like English have ... result from the ‘f’, which should be a ‘v’ sound. Pronounce it ‘sul-vine’. You may wonder why so many Welsh surnames begin with ‘P’ and ‘B’, as in the name of the actor ...
Lexicon Valley: The History, Future, and Reclamation of the Word Faggot
The word faggot has been experiencing a kind of renaissance recently, with athletes like Kobe Bryant wielding it in anger, the director Brett Ratner using it in jest, and the comedian Louis C.K. defending ... of “The Other F-Word.”
KSR and the F-Words
The emphasis here is on the word "only." The Court concludes that this approach is overly rigid when it requires the finding of a specific understanding or principle within the knowledge of PHOSITA that would have motivated the invention. According to the ...
AFTER 5,000 YEARS, A DICTIONARY OF SUMERIAN
Indeed, among the few words in English derived from Sumerian ... of the shortest and will have 380 entries beginning with the letter B. The original cuneiform is being transliterated into Roman letters. ''A'' may require three volumes, and ''D,'' ''G ...