Bruncheon, Osculation, POST-TRUTH, (Word of the Year)
and 4 new chemical elements to the periodic table:
Nihonium and symbol Nh, for the element 113,
Moscovium and symbol Mc, for the element 115,
Tessesine and symbol Ts, for the element 117,
Oganesson and symbol Og, for the element 118
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Dogs are Barking, Zumba, Body Tog, Exergaming, Fit as a Fiddle
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Portmanteau podcast (#51) http://lewissandler.podbean.com/2011/08/
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This a repeat of a popular-by-demand podcast #95 in January 24, 2015.
areography, Grey goo, meatspace, cosmic spaghetti aka topopolis, xenology
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Origin of crap:
Middle English: related to Dutch krappe, from krappen ‘pluck or cut off’, and perhaps also to Old French crappe ‘siftings’, Anglo-Latin crappa ‘chaff’. The original sense was ‘chaff’, later ‘residue from rendering fat’, also ‘dregs of beer’. Current senses date from the late 19th cent.
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Interesting conversation with 8 cool Chinese university students in Beijing who share their life, loves, studies and maybe a secret or two!
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61/2 years of podcasts and nearly 1000 words, idioms and slang
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Sep 19th, 2016 by lewissandler
Stockholm Syndrome, Xenophobia, Inauguration, Pulpit (presidential), Ballot
Tattoo, Fortnight, Kipple, Dongle, Agelast
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Jul 14th, 2016 by lewissandler
Exclusive interview with DuYao, PhD teacher at University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing. She introduces herself, her major, her ideas on teaching and a romantic love story.
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Bread, Chinese firedrill, Cooties, Dibs, Hunk
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