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    (Original post by ForFreedom)
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    LOVE THAT WORD!!!

    and the word "pickle"


    and the phrase "much of a muchness"
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    Personally, I like 'arduous'. I don't know why :dontknow:
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    Cellar Door only sounds nice because it sounds french, like it should be Celador.
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    Haven't considered English really but my favourite words in French are:

    le
    piéton
    interdit
    abîme
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    (Original post by rockrunride)
    Haven't considered English really but my favourite words in French are:

    le
    piéton
    interdit
    abîme
    What do those words mean (in english)?
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    (Original post by Lewroll)
    What do those words mean (in english)?
    piéton = pedestrian
    interdit = not allowed
    abîme = gulf, gap, abyss

    And le is le.
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    (Original post by rockrunride)
    piéton = pedestrian
    interdit = not allowed
    abîme = gulf, gap, abyss

    And le is le.
    hah they sound better in french
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    mesmerize
    liberty
    assonance

    and I know it's not english, but I love the french word for dragonfly - libellule
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    (Original post by Lewroll)
    According to the folks down at Dictionary.com, the most euphonious phrase in the english language is...
    Cellar Door
    Yep, thats right cellar door. Say it out loud. Feel the words leave your lips. Feels nice doesnt it?
    Now I was as suprised as I expect you are (unless youve read the article, in which case you wont be very surprised -_-). And I was wondering what TSRs favourite word/ phrase was. What do you think is the most beautiful word in the english language?
    Got to be prune
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    I love this thread so much. I'm agreeing with cellar door although any word without harsh or 'cutting' pronounciation would work. Lots of the letter 'l' and 'e'.

    like.... 'elementary' for example.
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    I know this is slightly off topic, but since quite a few people have mentioned how the words we find beautiful are often foreign words, did you know that over the whole world, babies learn phonemes which are common to the majority of languages first (starting with vowels, then plosives, nasals and glides etc. etc.)

    So perhaps there is something built into us all as humans which makes (irrespective of the language of the word) certain phonemes more attractive to us?
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    (Original post by greeneyedgirl)

    So perhaps there is something built into us all as humans which makes (irrespective of the language of the word) certain phonemes more attractive to us?
    Thats a very interesting observation.
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    What words do you like now TSR?
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    (Original post by Lewroll)
    Thats a very interesting observation.
    Thank you

    My most beautiful word at the minute = brouhaha
 
 
 
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