Radko C.

New Jersey, United States

About Me

Meticulous user of the English language, eager to expand and enrich own vocabulary, but arbitrarily stonewalled and denied by Vocabulary.com by an endless diet of repeating brush-up words. Where is that category defined, anyway?
  1. Glimpse of Gemology.

    Where is ruby, Vocabulary.com ? And why is "gemology" not in your dictionary ? A "gemologist",...
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  2. Not To Be Found Anymore.

    Just in accounts of days of yore.
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  3. What Do You Find Scary ?

    Even Intimidating.
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  4. What's My Line ?

    A hugely popular panel game show running on CBS TV from 1950 to 1967.
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  5. Living in a Mixed Neighborhood.

    Martine August, Lisa Freeman and Nicholas Blomley, Special to The Vancouver Sun 01.02.2014.
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  6. "Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better ..."

    Words inspired by the lyrics from this song in the Broadway musical "Annie Get Your Gun" (1946).
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  7. Just for Fun: "Lay That Pistol Down, Dear ..."

    Lyrics from a jukebox favorite, recorded in 1943 by Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters. What's a...
    14 Words
  8. Tubthumping.

    The one and only remembered song by Chumbawamba (1997).
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  9. Just for Fun: "Don't Tell Me Lies..."

    As sung by the group "Breathe" (1988).
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  10. United Nations and Its Activities.

    As seen by some and disputed by others. Would favor its relocation to, say, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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  11. Just for Fun: Cavalcade of Stars

    The widely popular TV series (1949 - 1952) that showcased outstanding performers and entertainers...
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  12. "Sail Away, Sail Away, Sail Away"

    Lyrics in the song "Orinoco Flow" by Enya (1988) and words inspired by them.
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  13. Just for Fun: "Seventy-six Trombones Led the Big Parade ..."

    This is the signature song from the 1957 musical The Music Man. It brings to mind words denoting...
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  14. Just for Fun: "... Money Talks ... It Don't Sing and Dance and It Don't Walk ..."

    An assertion voiced by Neil Diamond in his song "Forever in Blue Jeans" (1978).
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  15. Just for Fun: "Money, Money, Money ..."

    Words inspired by this song by Abba (1976).
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  16. Just for Fun: "Old MacDonald Had a Farm ..."

    This internationally known children's song and nursery rhyme with a deep and complex history was...
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  17. Just for Fun: What's Up ? ? (or Wassup, in some circles).

    Words reflecting things that are inherently or customarily "up" as well as things and actions...
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