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An Ullage Dozen (30): Skullage

November 4th, 2010 · 1 Comment


a narrative in which adjectives are used as nouns, and adverbs as verbs


A blood orange is more appetizing than orange blood.

Possible project: pinback buttons of fruits and vegetables.

a hell-bat with a bell-hat

newscaster flub: “nobody should be reported” for “nobody should be rewarded”

making things whole / making holes in things

Why not uni-task?

The odium of sodium

There’s nothing like a hurdy-gurdy for making a hurly-burly

Do not reject your intuition:
It’s simply part of your condition.

(Posted by Doug Skinner. The sketch is by Wilhelm Busch.)

Tags: Education

1 response so far ↓

  • 1 Angela // Nov 4, 2010 at 10:15 pm

    so many nice ones here….
    I really like the narrative idea.

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