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Jun
12
comment The Evolution of Trolls
@HotLicks It appears that Etymonline agrees with you......they are two completely different words, each with its own derivation....Thanks!
Jun
12
comment The Evolution of Trolls
@JanusBahsJacquet Several fisherman have used this phrase to describe a fisherman that that fishes by moving the boat and dragging the bait rather than dropping a line....perhaps trollers and trolls are two different words with similar spellings???
Jun
12
asked The Evolution of Trolls
Jun
5
awarded  Popular Question
Apr
10
awarded  Yearling
Mar
31
asked Description of Puzzle Type
Mar
15
comment Exact meaning of the Gandalf quote, “He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.”?
It is a Golden Egg kind of thing.
Dec
14
comment Is there a synonym for “day” that can go with “at night”, “at dusk”, “at dawn”?
@GreenAsJade A key goal is to communicate with absolute clarity. A simple, colloquial, journalistic approach is usually a good bet.
Dec
14
answered Is there a synonym for “day” that can go with “at night”, “at dusk”, “at dawn”?
Dec
11
answered Word for “something that is required but cannot be achieved”?
Dec
6
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
2
answered What is correct - playing “on a squash court” or “in a squash court”?
Dec
2
revised Smoking, drinking and eating are not allowed
added 30 characters in body
Dec
2
answered Smoking, drinking and eating are not allowed
Dec
2
comment Alternative for Under the Guidance of
"in collaboration with Professor Jones."
Nov
30
comment Is there a name for the fear of being hit by a meteorite?
Since this is similar to the fear of being hit by an asteroid, a possible term would be Umbrella purchaser (although this is not a single word)
Nov
18
accepted Pronouncing Methane
Nov
18
comment Pronouncing Methane
I am confused. Are you saying that these never was a common pronunciation?
Nov
18
comment Pronouncing Methane
@PeterShor Thank you!..............
Nov
18
asked Pronouncing Methane