Friday Five – Words With Which to Work — 4 Comments

  1. Great idea. Great challenge. I actually use ‘voila’ occasionally. One of these days I should look it up to see what it means.

    I have been searching for weeks for an opportunity to weave a couple of words into routine, daily conversation. (1) eponymous, (2) gestalt. Not so simple, but probably more so than ‘sic transit gloria mundi’.

  2. @Winston: If you are at least 20 years older than the person you are talking to, they won’t be listening anyway, so just do it! They will perhaps just hear Gloria Mundi, and think its the new chick.

  3. I am always at least 20 years older than the person I’m trying to talk to. Used ‘zeitgeist’ in blog post today. Also said it in conversation with the dog, but she just growled and walked away…