01-20-2012 03:32 AM
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  1. TheWeeBear's Avatar
    Nope that's not it, OK a wee clue, you can get rid of it, but it comes back. :)
    01-18-2012 09:23 AM
  2. palandri's Avatar
    Nope that's not it, OK a wee clue, you can get rid of it, but it comes back. :)
    Bugs
    01-18-2012 09:26 AM
  3. TheWeeBear's Avatar
    Nope. One last clue. It's inside most buildings and houses the world over.

    No more clues palandri. :D
    01-18-2012 09:30 AM
  4. palandri's Avatar
    dirt?
    01-18-2012 09:42 AM
  5. TheWeeBear's Avatar
    Well i suppose I will have to give you that palandri, although not quite correct, it's actually dust.

    Look at the stoor on top of the TV. :)

    Although what i'd personally say would be...

    Luck et the stoor oan the toap oh the telly. :D
    01-18-2012 09:46 AM
  6. palandri's Avatar
    I had an English professor that was really into etymology (how the meaning of words change over time). Like, today kids say something is "sick" and that means it's awesome. We had to seek out the Oxford dictionary for that class. If I remember correctly, the original meaning of the word lust was the luxury of having a wife. So if one guy asked another if he had lust and he responded, yes, it meant he had the luxury of having a wife.

    He also had us breakdown words to their root meaning. Such as, astronaut. Astro means star, naut means sailor, so astronaut actually means Star Sailor. Kind of nice.
    Last edited by palandri; 01-18-2012 at 10:11 AM.
    01-18-2012 10:04 AM
  7. TheWeeBear's Avatar
    Yes it's facinating stuff indeed palandri. :)
    01-18-2012 10:10 AM
  8. TheWeeBear's Avatar
    Todays word is Crabbit. :)
    01-19-2012 04:13 AM
  9. TheWeeBear's Avatar
    No guesses, well crabbit simply means bad tempered.

    I'm not speaking to him just now, he's a crabbit old so and so. :)

    Think, i'll give this a wee break for now, it's probably ran out of steam for being a bit tricky.

    Thanks to everyone who joined in. :)
    01-20-2012 03:32 AM
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