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jpgray Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-11-06 12:26 PM
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48. Verbing weirds language
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  -When did "Scrapbook" become a verb? Sugar Smack  Feb-11-06 08:10 AM   #0 
  - I was recently sent a survey on coupon shopping and I noticed  peekaloo   Feb-11-06 08:15 AM   #1 
  - "I bet their parties involve some sort of glue sniffin'."  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 08:18 AM   #2 
  - Dude, you are a few years behind the times.  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-11-06 08:20 AM   #3 
  - LOL!  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 08:30 AM   #4 
  - The Beanie Baby collector migration?  peekaloo   Feb-11-06 08:31 AM   #5 
  - Hmmm.  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 10:11 AM   #23 
  - Why?  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 10:31 AM   #27 
  - Oh, just words like "fad" and "artless."  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 11:49 AM   #39 
     - Well, it is indeed a fad that is soon running its course,  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-11-06 01:40 PM   # 
  - Nah, you've only been insulted if you are one of the artless  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-11-06 01:37 PM   #73 
  - It's here to stay - it's low skill level.  politicat   Feb-11-06 12:19 PM   #47 
     - You could be entirely correct on that one -  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-11-06 01:35 PM   #70 
  - It became a verb shortly after "journaling" became a verb  Calliope   Feb-11-06 08:35 AM   #6 
  - I remember "journalers"!  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 08:40 AM   #7 
  - My Mom does this stuff  ccjlld   Feb-11-06 08:48 AM   #8 
  - Yeah, I guess what I was doing was poking fun at the two selling  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 09:01 AM   #9 
     - Thanks for the welcome  ccjlld   Feb-11-06 09:34 AM   #13 
     - My philosophy is to keep it simple.  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 10:15 AM   #26 
        - Wow!  ccjlld   Feb-11-06 10:52 AM   #34 
        - I love having a Christmas album...  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 11:55 AM   #42 
        - Hello, fellow archivist.  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 10:59 AM   #35 
           - I agree.  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 11:56 AM   #43 
  - Scrapbooking. The word just gives me the shivers.  tanyev   Feb-11-06 09:25 AM   #10 
  - I just got finished Magic-Erasering my tub.  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 09:30 AM   #11 
  - Right After "Off Putting" was coined. As in...  GalleryGod   Feb-11-06 09:33 AM   #12 
  - I'm Off Putting the rest of my chores.  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 09:40 AM   #15 
     - It was a HOOT...I didn't know about it until he did a Philly Episode  GalleryGod   Feb-11-06 10:03 AM   #21 
  - i'll be transitioning toward an answer on that after we get back...  bridgit   Feb-11-06 09:34 AM   #14 
  - Woo-hoo!  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 09:48 AM   #17 
  - I do it!  gollygee   Feb-11-06 09:47 AM   #16 
  - I THOUGHT I heard a reference to "crop"!  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 09:51 AM   #18 
  - I do it too.  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 10:10 AM   #22 
     - My poking was at QVC - type enhusiasm,  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 10:36 AM   #28 
        - Also, it's about turning nouns to verbs,  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 10:38 AM   #29 
        - You didn't.  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 11:50 AM   #40 
           - LOL! Thanks for understanding!  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 11:54 AM   #41 
              - No....I've only been in and out of this thread and maybe another one...  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 11:57 AM   #44 
                 - Gosh, I wish you lived close by. I don't really have anybody to  MrsGrumpy   Feb-11-06 12:44 PM   #51 
                    - That would be wonderful...  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 12:52 PM   #53 
                       - I've gotten some really great ideas doing that.  MrsGrumpy   Feb-11-06 12:54 PM   #55 
                          - My daughter was working on her senior year scrapbook...  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 12:56 PM   #57 
                             - I have been putting together a scrapbook on my daughter's Spelling Bee  MrsGrumpy   Feb-11-06 12:58 PM   #59 
  - my sister used to do it, hosted the parties and everything,  Lavender Brown   Feb-11-06 09:51 AM   #19 
  - Bitten by the ebay bug!  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 09:57 AM   #20 
  - Elfrangel 'Scrapbooks' also....  ChoralScholar   Feb-11-06 10:12 AM   #24 
  - We're Americans, dammit!  Benfea   Feb-11-06 10:12 AM   #25 
  - I will think deeply about that one as I coffee with my friends  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 10:41 AM   #30 
  - Why would anybody wanna put that in a booK?  no name no slogan   Feb-11-06 10:43 AM   #31 
  - You're naughty.  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 10:47 AM   #32 
  - *sniffle* I am a scrapbooker..  MrsGrumpy   Feb-11-06 10:51 AM   #33 
  - NOW I FEEL BAD!!  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 11:01 AM   #36 
  - Oh...don't feel bad. It's a guilty pleasure of mine. I got my grandma  MrsGrumpy   Feb-11-06 11:04 AM   #37 
  - Oddly enough...neither do any of mine.  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 11:58 AM   #45 
     - Hi Left is Write!!  MrsGrumpy   Feb-11-06 12:01 PM   #46 
  - shortly after  ashling   Feb-11-06 11:15 AM   #38 
  - Verbing weirds language  jpgray   Feb-11-06 12:26 PM   #48 
  - Watterson!!! My favorite cartoonist EVER!!!  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 12:33 PM   #49 
     - I grew up on Calvin & Hobbes books  jpgray   Feb-11-06 12:37 PM   #50 
        - Me too. He was a classic. And who came up with the "Calvin  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 12:46 PM   #52 
           - I love Calvin's snowmen.  Left Is Write   Feb-11-06 12:54 PM   #56 
              - Me too! I had to run to my bookshelf after jpgray  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 01:00 PM   #60 
                 - Thanks!!!!!!!  ccjlld   Feb-11-06 01:25 PM   #65 
                    - EVERY single one??  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 01:28 PM   #66 
                       - I'm pretty sure it's every one  ccjlld   Feb-11-06 01:33 PM   #69 
  - I didn't know it was.  Joan_Alpern   Feb-11-06 12:54 PM   #54 
  - Hey, sparkle-lips!  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 12:57 PM   #58 
     - Hello my conspirator in fun!  Joan_Alpern   Feb-11-06 01:10 PM   #63 
        - If you take me on one of your cross-country rides  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 01:15 PM   #64 
           - I thought you'd feel like that.  Joan_Alpern   Feb-11-06 01:29 PM   #67 
              - Please take your laptop with you, and your camera.  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 01:39 PM   #74 
  - Heh, I also want to know when the word "text" became a verb.  EOO   Feb-11-06 01:08 PM   #61 
  - I think when "message" became a verb.  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 01:10 PM   #62 
     - hey I could use a massage  no name no slogan   Feb-11-06 01:30 PM   #68 
        - *sniff* "MASSAGE" , as far as I know,  Sugar Smack   Feb-11-06 01:36 PM   #72 
           - Sorry, I been playa hatin' for the last 48 hours  no name no slogan   Feb-11-06 01:40 PM   #75 
  - I don't like it, I think it's gimmicky.  Lars39   Feb-11-06 01:35 PM   #71 
     - It's turning into a little industry of it's own.  El Fuego   Feb-11-06 02:15 PM   #76 
 

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