MartynC (pendlemac) wrote,

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Linguistic help

( The following entry is to be taken which a large pinch of NaCl! )

Right. I know you can trademark things, but how do you go about claiming to have invented a new phrase?

I seem to use 'pedioral extraction tool' quite a bit and Googleing for it returns no results.

I dunno if it's Latin, Greek or the bastard offspring of both but as pedi = foot and oral = mouth, it's my name for a device for extracting ones foot from ones mouth after saying something dumb. ( Intentionally or not. )

Given my record in conversations, it's something I could make a lot of use of! :-))

  • Let's see if this works!

    Been going back through LJ posts and, as it's now 10 years and a few days since I got a permanent account, I thought I'd try the iOS app.

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    About to head off to the festival at Reading. Should be fun in all the rain!

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    Well, that's the work / life disconnect completed. All work bozos off FB and Twitter. ( I think there may be one left on here but I can't be arsed…

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