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2 edition of Sailor talk found in the catalog.

Sailor talk

F. Weeks

Sailor talk

by F. Weeks

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Published by The University in Exeter .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby F. Weeks.
SeriesExeter tapes -- E666
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sound cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21482591M

E ven if you don’t sail or boat or go anywhere near water that doesn’t come out of a spigot or in a plastic bottle, you, too, can talk like a sailor. In fact, you already do. At times. Many everyday figures of speech have nautical origins. Many are obvious even to landlubbers who have no sea legs: i.e., plain sailing, batten down the hatches, a shot across the bow.   John Kretschmer, maritime author and sailor, gives talk on new book “Sailing to the Edge of Time” Devon Warren-Kachelein December 3, MARINA DEL REY—John Kretschmer, who recently released a new book “Sailing to the Edge of Time,” will be giving a presentation about the newly published content exploring why humans sail out to sea.

  As for Richard Probert’s That Good Night, here’s a book that could start a whole new genre—geezer sailing hero is year-old Charlie Lambert, who refuses to go gently into the good night of old age. He springs himself from a nursing home, buys a sailboat and heads off into the wild blue yonder to live out his days on his own terms, not those of his children. How to Talk Like a Sailor Slang can have staying power. As far back as , in Samuel Johnson’s Dictionary, “to rap” already meant “to utter with hasty violence.”.

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The language of the Navy can be just as interesting as its origins. In some instances, such as calling your morning coffee a “cuppa Joe,” Navy terminology has become part of common slang ─ but in other cases speaking like a Sailor can sound. Book Wizard; A Sailor Returns Booktalk.

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A Sailor Returns. Sailor Song is a It immediately resonated with the 25 year old rebel that I considered myself to be at the time. Over the years I've read this book about once every five years, and am currently on my 4th copy after giving it to a number of folks with the understanding that they were to pass it along/5.

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I was tagged by Cristina @ My Tiny Obsessions, who actually know how much I love Sailor Moon, so thank you so much Cristina for tagging tag was created by Kristin @ Super Space Chick. Chew (chewing) the fat: Sailors used to talk and complain about the poor food while eating their salt pork.

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