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1418330794 commented on the user 1418330794
Thanks, I appreciate the info, which is not that clear on the site.
March 30, 2011
1418330794 commented on the word tiffins
Tiffins: formerly, light mid-day meals. "On her table is the most appetizing of tiffins: and after it we have another talk through the office window." Dix, Edwin Asa, (1892). A midsummer drive through the Pyrenees. New York and London: G.P. Putnam’s Sons. p. 178. More recently, containers for same.
March 29, 2011
1418330794 commented on the word boscage
Alt. bocage, as in "On a sunny day, a traveller (sic) could walk for hours and emerge from the bocage as pale as a ghost." Robb, The Discovery of France, p.15.
1418330794 commented on the word diligence
Citation: "Ahead of him lay an eight-hour journey on the overnight diligence to Chatearoux, forty miles to the west." Robb, The Discovery of France, p. 8.
1418330794 commented on the word phonolithic
Citation: "If the traveler had scaled the peak of phonolithic rock -- so called because of the xylophonic sound the stones make as they slide away under a climber's feet..." Robb, Discovery of France, p. 3.
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bilby commented on the user 1418330794
The double square brackets are for linking to the comments/citation page of a word. If you are already typing in a comment box, be it on a profile, comments page or a list page, you don't need to double bracket anything. Although users sometimes do, in order to make links to relevant words. Although users sometimes do, in order to make links to relevant words.
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