"That's a great deal to make one word mean," Alice said in a thoughtful tone. "When I make a word do a lot of work like that," said Humpty Dumpty, "I always pay it extra."

Wednesday, 11 March 2009


If someone asks ‘Does my bum look big in this?’ you should respond with blandiloquence. Blandiloquent describes mild, flattering speech.

1 comment:

  1. **grin**

    I refuse to ask that question... I'm afraid of an honest answer!

    (But I could never say 'bum'. Butt, yup. A@@, maybe.)

    :) Happy Tuesday!