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“Internet is one of the greatest tools we have today. We Facebook, tumble, stumble, and tweet more now than ever”.

As I understood, “Facebook” here is a verb. But what do “tumble, stumble” mean at this context?

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RiviezThe Internet is one of the greatest tools we have today. We Facebook, tumble, stumble, and tweet more now than ever”.

"tumble" is apparently a made-up verb meaning "to use (or post content to) Tumblr ". There are one or two potential similar candidates for "stumble", but none are well known, as far as I am aware (which is not very far in this case), and "stumble" may just be used for its rhyme, with its ordinary meaning, i.e. to suggest that we may act clumsily and make mistakes when using these platforms.

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RiviezAs I understood, “Facebook” here is a verb. But what do “tumble, stumble” mean at this context?

They refer to Tumblr, Stumblr and Twitter.

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Thank you! Just information: it’s the text at the task of the Russian exam that should test the whole massive of knowledge of English that we got at school. It’s kindly strange that this text can’t understand the native speaker, isn’t it? (Tell me about the mistakes I’ve made here too, if you wouldn’t mind, please!)
RiviezIt’s kind of strange that this text can’t be understood by a native speaker, isn’t it?

Understanding it depends on knowledge of these platforms. Most English-speaking people will have heard of Facebook and "tweeting" (Twitter). "Tumblr" is probably well-known among certain segments of the English-speaking population, but probably many others, especially many older people, will not have heard of it. What platform, if any, "stumble" refers to would be uncertain to many, I think, though candidates are guessable.

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RiviezCould you tell me what does it mean, please?

Can you tell me what it means? / what it does? / where it is? / etc.

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CJ

Although I barely understood your answer, thank you Emotion: smile I’ll try to remember it by practicing!
RiviezI’ll try to remember it by practicing!

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