A short rant because I think my tongue is bleeding from just having seen an example of the below....
Ya ever come across a post in a thread and find that someone is trying to give you divine wisdom by breaking down a word into its "root" structure -
without any clue that English is based upon many other languages - and who is coming to absolutely ridiculous conclusions based upon this "work"???
(That was me doing my best text based Andy Rooney FTR )
Car, a vehicle, a mode of transportation.
Sin. A crime.
Ogin ( Origin ) a cause.
Therefore, our reptilian overlords are lauding the truth over us. "Cars are the criminal causes of cancer" Therefore, to drive is to
I made that one up for obvious reasons and compliance with T&C. But FOR PETES' SAKE PEOPLE! C'MON!
If we're going to understand words, or their hidden meanings, let's at least research a bit and understand the concept of
as we're doing so. I am not seeking to criticize people here - but the practice itself!
Pee - self explanatory
pull - to yank or extract.....
See? ( The UK folks will get it )
This message brought to you by your evil, reptilian overlords.
Now to go put some salve on my bleeding tongue....
edit on 10/3/12 by Hefficide because: As pointed out - typo