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uselessness commented on the list too-much-effort-words
"There are no (coinkydinks), (AbraxasZugzwang)... only the illusion of (coinkydink)."(V, V for Vendetta sort of)
January 27, 2007
abraxaszugzwang commented on the list too-much-effort-words
This site is all about coinkydinks. Every day someone comments on something I was just doing, reading, listening to. I was just reading Dinosaur Comics.
January 26, 2007
wolfy commented on the list too-much-effort-words
"To state or set forth precisely or systematically" I don't see where slow comes in, think the focus is more on the making it clear
seanahan commented on the list too-much-effort-words
The only one of those which is close enough to enunciate is articulate, which itself is 4 syllables. If fact, to say enunciate correctly, you have to enunciate.
Enounce? Speak clearly? Pronounce? Articulate? Sound it out?If those are all still too much effort, might I suggest... say? Good communication takes (a little) effort. :-D
They mean different things. Enunciate means to say things clear and slowly. Like saying "ee-none-cee-ate". State doesn't imply the clarity and slow speed than enunciate does.
I just wanna STATE for the record..:D
January 25, 2007
what do you use in place of enunciate?
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