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· THE BIG LUG !


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· BEATING A DEAD HORSE ?


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· OF ALL THE GIRLS I LOVED BEFORE ...

· ALL HALLOWS EVE

· HONEY, OUR VOWS MEANT NOTHING TO YOU ... BUT I DIDN'T KNOW

· CONTEMPLATING BAMBI’S NAVEL

· DANGLING PARTICIPLES ?

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  COMPOUND WORDS
by Tom Hyland
Friday, October 14, 2011
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"WHAT'S IN A WORD?"

EVERYTHING!

LETTER, WORD, PHRASE, SENTENCE, PARAGRAPH, PAGE, CHAPTER, NOVEL,
BOOK, TOME ...

EVERY THING ...








Compound Words


© - Tom Hyland - 10/6/11


Some are Hyphenated -
Others Not -
Take a Look-See -
At What I Got ...


Able-Bodied = Healthy.
Busy-Body = Gossip.
Catty-Cornered = Askew, Diagonal.
Dogleg = Sharp Bend.


Easygoing = Relaxed, Informal.
Fact-finding = Info Seeking.
Go-getter = Enterprising & Aggressive Person.
Highbinder = Corrupt Politician. Is there Another Kind?


Ill-assorted = Mismatched or Incompatible.
Jackanapes = Monkey. See Pic of Matlack!
Knickknack = Small Ornament or Object.
Labanotation = Detailed Dance Movements.


Made-to-Order = Exactly as Required.
Namby-Pamby = Silly, Overly Sensitive.
Oddball = Unconventional or Unusual Person.
Pancake = Flapjack.


Quacksalver = A Quack! False Medical Knowledge.
Rabble-Rouser = Person who stirs up Anger in a Crowd,
Saddlecloth = Shows Racehorse’s Number.
Tattletale = Person who reveals Secrets.


Up-and-coming = Successful, or Improving.
View Haloo = Same as ‘Tally-Ho the Fox!’
Webhead = Frequent User of WWW.
Xenophobia = Fear of Foreign People and Things.


Yadda Yadda Yadda = Superficial, unending, boring Talk.
Zero-defect = No defects or Flaws.


There you have It -
Some Compound Words -
From A to Z ...
A Few are New to Me!



© - TKH.





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Reviewed by Chip Bergeron
Now I knows more than I done bee-fore. Thankee kindly.

Chip
Reviewed by Kay P Devenish
I am going to keep this one as you have just educated me and I needed that...amazing effort!
Reviewed by Richard King
Hey Tom, Did someone have just a tad bit of extra TIME-ON-THEIR-HANDS, or were you just throwing a little SLAP-STICK our way???? It was fun, thanks Dick
Reviewed by Ed Matlack
"Busy-Body = Gossip.
Catty-Cornered = Askew, Diagonal"

Both describe you to a "t"...or is that tee or tea, or...Jurseeeeey
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Jackanape Matalacke – you sure have a way with words, Cuz:

Jackanape - An impertinent, presumptuous person;
An impudent, mischievous, child;
I think I’m gonna savor this one, for awhile.

PS: Be Careful; he’s also a Tattletale!
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