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The most beautiful words

Post by Sandra » Mon Jan 10, 2005 4:56 am

According to a British Council poll:

1Mother2.Passion3.Smile4.Love5.Eternity6.Fantastic7.Destiny
8.Freedom9.Liberty10.Tranquillity

11.Peace 12. Blossom 13. Sunshine 14. Sweetheart 15. Gorgeous
16. Cherish 17. Enthusiasm 18. Hope 19. Grace 20. Rainbow
21.Blue 22. Sunflower 23. Twinkle 24. Serendipity 25. Bliss
26. Lullaby 27. Sophisticated 28. Renaissance 29. Cute 30. Cosy
31.Butterfly 32. Galaxy 33. Hilarious 34. Moment 35. Extravaganza
36. Aqua 37. Sentiment 38. Cosmopolitan 39. Bubble 40. Pumpkin
41. Banana 42. Lollipop 43. If 44. Bumblebee 45. Giggle
46. Paradox 47. Delicacy 48. Peekaboo 49. Umbrella 50. Kangaroo
51. Flabbergasted 52. Hippopotamus 53. Gothic 54. Coconut 55. Smashing
56. Whoops 57. Tickle 58. Loquacious 59. Flip-flop 60. Smithereens
61. Oi 62. Gazebo 63. Hiccup 64. Hodgepodge 65. Shipshape
66. Explosion 67. Fuselage 68. Zing 69. Gum 70. Hen-night
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Post by Midnight » Mon Jan 10, 2005 3:57 pm

Summer Afternoon
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Post by Paula » Mon Jan 10, 2005 4:25 pm

Those words are a mixed of meaning and sound.

I love the sound of the word Ethopia.
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Post by Simon » Mon Jan 10, 2005 5:05 pm

I have always found that "GOBBLEDYGOOK" is a lovely way of saying "BULLSH..."
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Post by Sandra » Mon Jan 10, 2005 5:05 pm

Yes,....meaning and sound...
What is hen-night? :roll:
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Post by lizzytysh » Mon Jan 10, 2005 5:12 pm

Just a guess, Sandra. It could be the term used for when women gather together. The 'hen' reference has been used to describe the sound of a number of women, together, talking. The 'cackle,' higher-pitched sound of their laughing and voices. I'm uncertain as to whether it would be the sound and image being a more endearing way of describing it, by women themselves, or men who love it, or just what, that would have its being included on this list.

If it's not that, I have no idea what it might be.

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Post by Sandra » Mon Jan 10, 2005 5:14 pm

thank you Lizzy.....interesting approach :)
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Post by Rob » Mon Jan 10, 2005 5:16 pm

In the UK "hen-night" refers to a pre-wedding party when the bride to be goes out with her friends for a last night of freedom.
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Post by lizzytysh » Mon Jan 10, 2005 5:34 pm

That settles it, then, Rob and Sandra. Rob's explanation holds, as the word compilation generates from the UK. It's a term not used here for that [at least so far as I'm aware]. Here, we refer to the male's only last "hurrah" as a Bachelor Party, on the last night of which he will be one.

Thanks, Rob, for clarifying the term for both of us.

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Post by catherine » Wed Jan 12, 2005 1:42 am

gnuaa-, gnarf.
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Post by Henning » Wed Jan 12, 2005 1:48 am

In the UK "hen-night" refers to a pre-wedding party when the bride to be goes out with her friends for a last night of freedom
They should change that name now - I quit this job long time ago !
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Post by lizzytysh » Wed Jan 12, 2005 5:03 am

:lol: Good one, Hen!
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