Pedophiliac Phobia, Mixed With Homophobia
As RTE Online, an Irish new service, reported: The pop star Michael Jackson is to...
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Robin Bignall
Robin gave me instructions on how to use his computer, I hope they work. He slipped...
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Origin & Earliest Usage Of "Plonker" ...
Researching my family history I recently discovered that an ancestor of mine, first...
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English County
Some years ago I was asked, by someone over the Internet trying to find out my location...
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The Monty Hall Problem Encore
I recently read "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time" by Mark Haddon...
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Ratatouille
Yes, another food thread. Yesterday I had lunch in the Petit Blanc in Oxford, part...
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Wallah-Wallah Bing-Bang
Has the use of "wallah" to mean "voila" spread to print, or is it strictly an internet...
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Contrasting Words
I'm happy I found this group - please help me! English is a second language for me...
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A Newt By Any Other Name...
Hello, I'm interested in how words have evolved over the centuries, taking on new...
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What Was That Weird And Funny Pseudo-Language...
I'm looking for a lead on that strange, jokey pseudo-language that was invented by...
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Screenwriting Agents (?) In UK...?
I would love nothing more than to fly to Los Angeles and try sending some of my screenplays...
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Looking For English Words Of Noneuropean...
Hello, Most English words have European origin: specifically, from Germanic, French...
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Admonish?
I didn't know until now that there are 2 almost conflicting meanings for the word...
Improving My English
What must I be reading in order to improve my written english? On occassion, and...
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A Kind Request For English Nonce-Words...
Guys, I'm writing my MA thesis about novel formations (so-called nonce words) in...
Consortium
I'm listening at the moment to CBC Radio 2, via the Internet excellent station and...
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ELT Publications And Books - Teachers...
Hello, What questions would you ask when facing some representative trying to attract...
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Common Mistakes
Hi folks, I'm working on a list of most common mistakes made by Poles learning English...
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"Subjectional" Debate
I have been embroiled in a debate about the so-called word "subjectional." I contend...
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English Legal Sentence Giving This Meaning...
Hi everybody New comer I was searching for a legal sentence that would render...