Discussion in 'Off-Topic Chat' started by Big Twigge, Mar 7, 2005.

  1. Big Twigge

    Big Twigge Active Member

    Why are some cream, some christmas and some just plain loopy?

    What I mean really is...... why do we have so many words that sound or are spelt the same and yet nobody has yet found a use for the word jikliot?

    Caroline: Teaching homophones :rolleyes:
  2. jikliot?

    caz your crazy (nice crazy of course but crazy all the same?
  3. super_sop

    super_sop Supporting Member

    dude, you not heard of the word jikliot?????

    were ya been all ya life?:eek:
  4. yonhee

    yonhee Active Member

    Errm whats jikliot mean?
  5. meandmycornet

    meandmycornet Active Member

    hmm I was just thinking the same myself, I think they must be having us on here yonhee!
  6. Big Twigge

    Big Twigge Active Member

    There lies my point!

    There are about 3 different meanings of the word sounding by/buy/bye for example. If one had been jikliot we wouldn't have to work as hard to distinguish the meaning.
  7. HBB

    HBB Active Member

    Hehe - you've been spending too much time with children!
  8. a good point, well made.

    one which i will certainly muse upon

    but just off the cuff maybe, just maybe it's because jikliot is a silly word and therefore doesn't deserve a meaning.
  9. super_sop

    super_sop Supporting Member

    but it has a meaning have you not been reading this thread correctly??:rolleyes:
  10. Big Twigge

    Big Twigge Active Member

    How wrong one man can be :eek:!
  11. yonhee

    yonhee Active Member

    Yeh but when are you gonna say ''I am going to by some .....'' or ''I am going to bye some...''
    Jikliot is a cool word though
  12. HorniKaz

    HorniKaz Supporting Member

    The whole point is that the word sounds the same even though its spelt differently & means different things!!! You're going to say those things, just not going to write them.

    Start a campaign for jikliot to be included in the Oxford English Dictionary!!
  13. yonhee

    yonhee Active Member

    which is why i said say
    But you need a meaning for it first
  14. HorniKaz

    HorniKaz Supporting Member

    That's a job for Big Twigge

    It is her word after all!!
  15. Big Twigge

    Big Twigge Active Member

    Jikliot : the way I feel at this moment.

    I'll leave an element of mystery for you all, as nobody knows that!

    Maybe a little jiklioted?

  16. lynchie

    lynchie Active Member

    does it mean, by any chance, slightly tipsy after a couple of glasses of wine?
  17. rutty

    rutty Active Member

    Google - will be along in a short while.......
  18. Big Twigge

    Big Twigge Active Member

    Shocking behaviour! Not at all, sadly I was sober and was doing work. It was probably that making me crazy. . .
  19. DublinBass

    DublinBass Supporting Member

    New words are added to the English language all the time...
    Why not just make up a new word for one of the crackers, and we'll try to get everybody on tMP to start using it and soon enough it will be an official word.

    Some of my friends and I made up the English term "fatted-catted" to mean hung over (derive from a dutch expression - I think - justso I don't take all the credit). While not an official word/phrase yet, I have faith it will catch on ;)

    So lets short the word to Jikli (nobody will want to start usiing longer words), and tell us which cracker it should mean.
  20. PeterBale

    PeterBale Moderator Staff Member

    We could always substitute "nuts" for "crackers": we may be nuts for doing it, but if I could get the idea into my nut, I could chew on a nut whilst considering it, tighten a nut on my bicycle whilst waiting, and then be careful of my **** as I climbed onto the saddle ;) :D :oops:

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