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Being a Crossword Puzzle addict has its advantages. Like realising all the time that there is a lot more to learn despite having lived for more than the proverbial three score and ten years. Yesterday taught me a new word … Continue reading

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Unmentionable Topics For TED

If you visit TED website you will find the following Mission Statement. ┬áPlease click on the image for a larger resolution. Dictionary definition of Unmentionable is: 1. Too offensive, shocking, or embarrassing to talk about or mention 2. One that … Continue reading

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Merriam – Webster gives the following meanings for the word Gentility. 1 a : the condition of belonging to the gentry b : gentlefolk, gentry 2 a (1) : decorum of conduct : courtesy (2) : attitudes or activity marked … Continue reading

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