Category Archives: Word Nerd Wednesday

Word Nerd Wednesday – Kismet

Welcome to another edition of Word Nerd Wednesday! 🙂  This week is release week for what has definitely been one of the most satisfying reads for me so far this year: The Memory of You by Catherine West. If you haven’t … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Flat Out Like a Lizard Drinking

Welcome to another edition of Word Nerd Wednesday! Last week I gave your vocabulary a little boost by introducing the word prestidigitation and asking you to tell me what you thought it meant. I either have some very clever readers, or I … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Prestidigitation

Welcome to Word Nerd Wednesday—and boy, do I have a mouthful for you today! Today, we’re playing a game of ‘What do you think it means’ inspired by Kristy Cambron’s latest release, The Illusionist’s Apprentice. If you haven’t read my review … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Right as Rain

Welcome to another edition of Word Nerd Wednesday. 🙂  Today I’m going to be looking at the origins of a saying that I’ve come across not once, but twice this week, but before I do, I believe we have some … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Budgie Smugglers

Today’s Word Nerd post is going to be a quick one, because I am up to my eyeballs in reviews! It’s another round of “What do you think it means?” with some Aussie slang: budgie smugglers. All I’m going to tell … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – What Do You Call It?

I thought it might be time for another round of “What do you call it?” this week, because I’ve been curious about the different terms people have for the meals of the day. I was pondering this recently because I’m … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Nicky Woop Pt II

It would seem I need to congratulate everyone who commented on last week’s Word Nerd Wednesday post, because you all managed to work out what it means to nicky woop.  For those of you who have suffered sleepless nights this … Continue reading

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