Tag: The Weird World of Words by Mitchell Symons

it’s all in the . . . mouth?

I had no intention of this being so long… over 550 words. It is what it is! I think it’s a pretty easy read! Enjoy!! July 20, 2020 fun with words Be sure to taste your words before you spit them out Before I… Continue Reading “it’s all in the . . . mouth?”

The Golden Leaf

Feb 17, 2020 Fun With Words So, this is the only photo I have for you today…sorry ’bout that! But…I typed in ‘the golden leaf’ in the search engine, and this is what I found…. The Golden Leaf Foundation: a nonprofit organization founded in… Continue Reading “The Golden Leaf”

A Certain Blue Enters…

Dec 30, 2019 Fun With Words All of the info in this post comes from The Weird World of Words by Mitchell Symons. Word of the Day: Rowel – the revolving star on the back of a cowboy’s spurs. Changed their meaning over time:… Continue Reading “A Certain Blue Enters…”

Everything Has Beauty

Dec 16, 2019 FUN WITH WORDS All info comes from the book Fun With Words by Mitchell Symons. All photos are my own. word of the day: Fillip – the technical term for snapping your fingers The word quiz was allegedly invented in 1780… Continue Reading “Everything Has Beauty”

Ant Lion

Dec 2, 2019 Word of the Day: Ant Lion: is neither an ant or a lion, it is the larval form of the lacewing fly! “As Happy As A Clam” The saying should be…”As happy as a clam at high tide” because clams ar… Continue Reading “Ant Lion”