Re: New words - where have you found them?

Subject: Re: New words - where have you found them?
From: John Allred <jack -at- allrednet -dot- com>
To: John Allred <jack -at- allrednet -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 8 Aug 2011 17:57:24 -0500

Damned iPhone auto-correct! Not "workaholic" but "wordaholic."

Sent from my iPhone

On Aug 8, 2011, at 5:51 PM, John Allred <jack -at- allrednet -dot- com> wrote:

> Random House's Dictionary.com is available as an iPhone app. Warning - it's a humongous app, as is certainly appropriate for an English dictionary. You can turn on a word of the say feature.
>
> Personally, my antennae are constantly twitching. I hear words on TV & radio and rush to a dictionary. I rarely get through a decently written web article or a visit with a book without a trip to the dictionary. I even look up words I'm pretty sure I know.
>
> "Hi. My name is John. I've been a workaholic for 54 years. I'm not seeking a cure. Just kindred souls."
>
> My heart goes out to folks who aren't making regular trips to their dictionary, as well.
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> On Aug 8, 2011, at 3:47 PM, Robert Courtney <bobsc1 -at- earthlink -dot- net> wrote:
>
>> Well, if you have an android HTC phone they have updated the have updated the widgets with a new one that has a work of the day. Go to widgets > Get more HTC widgets and look fore the word of the day widget. Download it and then apply it to a page. Give you a new word everyday.
>>
>> Bobby
>>
>>
>>
>> On 8/8/2011 1:34 PM, Laura Lemay wrote:
>>> On Aug 8, 2011, at 8:57 AM, Tony Chung wrote:
>>>> Where do you go for your source of new words?
>>> I try to read as many books and magazines as I can above my grade level.
>>>
>>> Laura
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