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Curiosity killed ...

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"Andward" is an Old English word meaning "opposite" or "in the present".

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Resentments hurt the resenter more than the resentee.

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What part of Matt. 7:1 don't you understand?

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There's en tee, as an example of the end of a disguised insult.

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Sultry weather is about all we get during the monsoon.

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What part of Matt. 7:1 don't you understand?

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Soon the summer might at last begin.

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Gin makes up for a lot.

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Lot's wife should have kept her eyes forward!

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Curiosity killed ...

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"Here? "Yes" for Ward," was the answer from the local party secretary in response to a query from Headquarters.

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Welease Woderwick

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Terse remarks from their boss was something my staff got used to after a while.

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What part of Matt. 7:1 don't you understand?

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Hi, Lewis, I understand you hail from Wales.

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Leslie does too, I think.

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"Ith ink needed for thith pen?", lisped the Igor.

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"I gored him, I did; I gored him real good." said the dopey bull after the run at Pamplona.

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Nat, Pam P, Lona and Dick were not impressed by the bull run that day.

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"Hat, da?" Ydris asked his father as he offered to hand him his cap.

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"Scapula" is the word I was hunting for (but failed to find) last night when gently massaging my wife's shoulder.

And that is actually true! BT.

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Derived from the Greek word skaptein, which means "to dig",the scapula is instantly recognisable from the fact that it is shaped like a shovel or spade.

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Hovel or spa? Deciding is so tricky.

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"Ick, yuck, bleugh......" were just some of the sounds coming from the bedroom when the bare foot of the cat owner made contact with the half-mouse donation on the carpet by her bed.

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Herb education is very important for those wishing to expand their culinary talents.

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Lent sometimes is an appropriate season in which to take up something new, like cooking with herbs.

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Her BSc was, if I recall, in chemistry.

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Curiosity killed ...

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"Linch 'em!"
"I's trying";
an exchange heard on the bus that led to speculation as to meanings of 'linch' in modern parlance.

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Lancelot was sometimes a VERY naughty boy!

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What part of Matt. 7:1 don't you understand?

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Oyez, oyez, Round Table knight shags Queen Guinevere.

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Never ever put slices of pizza in the DVD player.

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Lay ermine and sable on Guinevere's bed!

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What part of Matt. 7:1 don't you understand?

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"Never! 'E's bedridden? Who'd a thought it. 'E were always such a sprightly chap."

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Lych, apparently, is a Saxon word for "corpse".

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Faradiu, dundeibáwa weyu lárigi weyu

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See lych gates at old churches, the corpses are safely buried.

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I educated myself about how to defend myself against zombies though, just to be on the safe side.
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Ideally one should be prepared for any eventuality.

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Ali typed the words, 'Ali typed the words, 'Ali typed the words, 'Ali typed the words...etc, etc. Ali is still typing.

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Ping Pong is now better known as Table Tennis.

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What part of Matt. 7:1 don't you understand?

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Is it?

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I think it is?

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Curiosity killed ...

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"Ith in kit," Isabel lisped, responding to a question asking where to find the plasters.

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As terse answers often lack details please expand your answers where reasonably necessary.

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Essary, Jesse Frederick, was an American journalist according to Wikipedia.

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Diameter times pi equals circumference.

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What part of Matt. 7:1 don't you understand?

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Central to the success of a wheel is the hub.

[ 01. August 2015, 19:25: Message edited by: Jammy Dodger ]

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Hubris isn't all that it's cracked up to be.
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To bed before wed is frowned upon in some quarters.

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Art, ersatz, is never as valuable as the real thing.
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Curiosity killed ...

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There, alt hinges can be a form of internet links or spring or locking door mechanisms.

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"Isms" and "ologies" used to be vernacular terms for academic subjects.

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ECT, seldom used these days, used to be a common treatment for certain mental illnesses.

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What part of Matt. 7:1 don't you understand?

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Sesquilinear forms aren't that hard to understand, but they proved a stumbling block for many an undergraduate.

[ 03. August 2015, 14:00: Message edited by: Sipech ]

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Graduated sugar lumps might be formed into a stumbling block.

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"Bling blocked. No Jewellery allowed." read the sign on the door.

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