What cliche de-emphasizes the
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
tip of the iceberg
The tip of the iceberg is the part of the
iceberg (about 1/9th) that projects above the surface of the water. The phrase
implies that the real magnitude of the problem isn't apparent.
Thanks to all the people who played. The winner is:
James Wood --- @worldnet.att.net
who will receive a free MooT game in the mail.
This was fun, so I'll do it again in November. In the meantime, back
to regular MooT questions.
Copyright 1998-2009 Blair Arts Ltd. All rights reserved.