Tag Archives: adjectives

Extra Lex: Arcane Animal Adjectives

Find a musteline way to say someone is slimy in this Mental Floss post.

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The Bigs and the Smalls

In a recent column about KNBC-TV’s new 24-hour news and feature station, California Nonstop, Los Angeles Times media critic James Rainey refers to “The bigs at NBCUniversal.” The word “bigs” may sound strange, but the meaning is obvious. English, like … Continue reading

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