WELCOME to WEDNESDAY MAY 18, 2022
Do You Know What a Quincunx Is? Here Are 15 of the Most Unusual Words in the English Dictionary
How many could you use in a sentence?
Adjective: Becoming liquid, or having a tendency to become liquid.
Verb: Surprise someone greatly.
Noun: Nonsensical or insincere talk.
Noun: The action or habit of estimating something as worthless.
Noun: The state of being infatuated or obsessed with another person.
Adjective: Tending to talk a great deal; talkative.
Adjective: Stubbornly refusing to change one’s opinion or course of action.
Noun: A situation that has been comprehensively mismanaged, characterized by a
string of blunders and miscalculations.
Noun: The partially shaded outer region of the shadow cast by an opaque object.
Noun: Light and slightly contemptuous mockery or banter.
Adjective: Having a ready insight into and understanding of things.
Noun: An arrangement of five objects with four at the corners of a square or rectangle
and the fifth at its centre, used for the five on a dice or playing card.
Noun: A ringing or tinkling sound.
Noun: Extreme superstition regarding the number thirteen.
Noun: A wish or inclination not strong enough to lead to action.
That’s my Flimflam and I’m sticking to it! Have a WONDERFUL WEDNESDAY! people,
stay safe, and whatever you do, don’t forget to laff it up! Peace, I am outta here! Eucman! 😁
q u o t e s o f t h e d a y
With the new day comes new strength
and new thoughts. Eleanor Roosevelt
Strength is a matter of a made
up mind. John Beecher
Normalize being a little crazy for what
you believe in. Maxime Lagacé
Mastering others is strength, mastering
yourself is true power. Lao Tzu
It is not the mountain we conquer
but ourselves. Edmund Hillary
Guaranteed to Roll Your Eyes
What’s the difference between “incomplete” and “finished”??
– A man without a wife feels incomplete. Once married, he’s finished. 😳
Tuesdays’ Movie Trivia of the day! What movie is this quote from??? “
“And I know there’s a reason why everybody wants it so much.”
Hailey said this to Aquamarine in the movie, ‘Aquamarine’. She was talking about love and said that it was the closest thing people have to magic.
This movie was about two girls named Hailey and Claire. Hailey had to move, even though she did not want to. But during the night, a mermaid came to find love. She wanted to find love with a guy named Raymond. They had to help her, because if they helped a mermaid, they could get a wish and they wanted to wish Hailey did not have to move. But a girl named Cecilia wanted Raymond too. And she would do anything to get Aquamarine and him separated before he said he loved he
Wednesday’s Movie Trivia of the day! What movie is this quote from???
“Um, we’re changing my birthday party to this Saturday.”
Tuesday’s Quizzler is….
Now in this rhyme, you will find all the elements of a riddle,
All the clues are buried here, somewhere in the middle.
My first is in fact the last naturally to be seen,
I am in part a catalyst for refining gasoline.
My second is in party balloons they float up off the ground,
Although Noble I give your voice a tiny squeaking sound.
Equally noble is my third, I’m said to be mostly inert,
I’m used in incandescent lights so the filament won’t get hurt.
My fourth is known as devilish stuff, of volcanoes I do smell,
Although no-one’s been back to report, I’m supposed to stink like hell!
Finally I am used to make aeroplanes you can trust,
I’m light, I’m strong, I shine like new, I never, ever rust.
Put us all together, and you get what comes before,
Practice makes us perfect, go over it once more.
What am I?
Answer: My first is Rhenium the last naturally occurring element to be discovered; used in Rhenium/Platinum catalysts for gasoline refinement. (Re)
My second is Helium, a noble gas that makes your voice squeak if you inhale it and also fills party balloons (He)
My third is another noble gas Argon used in light bulbs because it won’t chemically combine with the hot filament. (Ar)
My fourth is sulfur (Sulphur) traditionally said to be the smell of hades (S)
Finally a light strong metal used for aeroplanes is Aluminium (Al)
Together: Re He Ar S Al
The rehearsal comes before the performance.
To go over something repeatedly is to rehearse it.
I am REHEARSAL.
Wednesday’s Quizzler is…….
Rearrange the letters to form new words, phrases, places, or names.
The words in parentheses are hints.
ONE ON ALP (conqueror)
SEEK A PHRASE (playful fellow)
KNEE CRUTCH ART (great ballet)
NONE MISTER (soup)
TOXIC NAME (April agony)
HE BUGS GORE
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