I read a lot. Outstanding, phenomenal presentation on the dys-utility of excessive loquacity, Master Halpern!
Detective Del Spooner: Leeron in Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann frequently does this after the Time Skip , with "short versions" inevitably following after he loses his audience. Oh dear, I fear for the dumbing down of modern society.
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That was a profound broadcast that enlightened me about eliminating some of the more complex vernacular from my business strategy. Rash and inexperienced traveler, we will now seriously devote ourselves to a little high tension, because if we do not, it is my impression that yonder self-propelling man-of-war with the armor-plated upper deck and by this, O Best Beloved, he meant the Crocodile will permanently vitiate your future career.
In reading The Great Books, one can see how much depth of communication and thought we miss in this modern era. In view, a humble vaudevillian veteran, cast vicariously as both victim and villain by the vicissitudes of Fate. I did a video about it here.
Can often lead to an Expospeak Gag. Terry A McNeil on February 09, 2011 9: I ordered three 16oz bottles online and had them flown in from Peru today.
One is Latin, the florid language of ancient Rome. Prolix is a good word, but it refers to the quantity of words and their obfuscatory characteristics rather than their length. Well, after he proposed a vocational paradigm shift, I made an impromptu presentation using a four-pronged approach that really brought him to his knees.
I should have explained myself.
Have you heard of Drayton Bird? Just say inLayman terms. The medium is the message. And then you have John Morrison , who always talks like this, seemingly rambling on and segueing from topic to topic without any real connection to the original topic whatsoever. Rita Mailheau Derek, I agree with you that using plain language is best for Internet audiences. There are so many words and phrases I dislike when used outside specialist writing. Okay, a few faves: