Skip to comments.Word For The Day, Thursday, September 8, 2011 - epistolary
Posted on 09/08/2011 4:25:04 AM PDT by secret garden
In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day".
e·pis·to·lar·y /[ih-pis-tl-er-ee] adjective
1. contained in or carried on by letters: an epistolary friendship.
2. of, pertaining to, or consisting of letters.
First came his romantic epistolary novel, La Nouvelle Heloise, ou Lettres de deux amans, also entitled Julie, which he had begun in 1757.
--- Dave Edmonds, John Eidinow, Rousseau's Dog, 2006
165060; Latin epistolāris of, belonging to a letter
The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day. The Review threads are linked for your edification. ;-)
Practice makes perfect.....post on....
Review Thread One: Word For The Day, Thursday 11/14/02: Raffish (Be SURE to check out posts #92 and #111 on this thread!)
Review Thread Two: Word For The Day, Tuesday 1/14/03: Roister
Review Thread Three: Word For The Day, Tuesday 1/28/03: Obdurate
WFB's attempt to emulate us ; ) No pushing at the door please!
Would so love to deliver some of this rain to Texas. Our creek flooded I had to come the back way. It’s been monsooning for days!
Will have to look for cooch’s analysis of the decisions. As I recall he wadhnt happy with the panel
I’ve known actual barstools with more charisma than those people.
Oh, yes, they did.
We have floods galore and it continues to POUR here. Poor ti, no word from her today means bad news in B’hamton.
They were taste-testing the balls ice cream on the 5. Oddly only Monica and Andrea, though.
The wife said 12-14 inches in Hershey/Harrisburg.
Then, they continue to bring that racist idiot from Columbia U on Red Eye and I just can't stomach him continually blaming whitey for everything he perceives as any slight to anyone black -all the while bashing everyone who is NOT black. He is a hate crime.
I’ve seen pix of Hershey, it’s floating.
Just saw that Feds report credible threat to dc/NYC around the 9/11anniversary. Great.
Do you still have your plastic sheeting and duct tape?
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