Re: Actionable

Subject: Re: Actionable
From: "Michael West" <mbwest -at- bigpond -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>, <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net>
Date: Fri, 11 Apr 2008 19:25:28 +1000

Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2008 08:51:47 -0400
From: Peter Neilson <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net>

>>All nouns now verbable, all verbs adjectivable. [...]

One verbization I've never grown comfortable with is "diarize", as in "I've
diarized our appointment next week".

I was very relieved, however, to learn that it came from the noun "diary"
rather than the similar-sounding gastro-intestinal ailment.

Mike West
Melbourne, Australia


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