Posted tagged ‘oxymorons’

Fun with Words

August 29, 2020

The year 2020 has has not been much fun and that has been reflected in my posts.  So, on this lovely Saturday morning (it’s finally cooled off a bit here in South Jordan, UT), I though I’d resurrect an old post from August of 2011.   A fun post.  OK, a fun post if you enjoy words.  I assume it’s obvious by the sheer number of words I generate here that I am a word-guy   . and given the number of readers I have compared to the time I put in here, you’ve got to know I do this for fun.  Now, for a word-guy, what could be more fun than Fun with Words, words strung together in interesting combinations so cool that they have their own name. If you’re on the ball today, you know from my illustration (which is, by the way, a pun) that the first word combination for today is known as an oxymoron, which Wikipedia says is a figure of speech that combines contradictory terms. (more…)

Word Fun

August 2, 2011

It’s been a serious few days on Bud’s Blog.   We had The Jesus Follies on Saturday … with all the interesting comment action … then things turning out for The Best (or not) on Sunday.  Even yesterday’s Smiles were of a serious sort.  So, it’s Top Sites Tuesday #110 and it’s time to have some fun.   Once again real work is interfering with my blogging schedule (the nerve!), so I’m having my Word Fun writing this post on Sunday… hopefully, you’ll have yours reading it on Tuesday. (more…)