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Spellingbee conundrum 28 Nov 2013, 13:48 by JJON Editors

U 7.165-170: Want to be sure of his spelling. Proof fever. Martin Cunningham forgot to give us his spellingbee conundrum this morning. It is amusing to view the ...

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contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality 9 Mar 2014, 01:32 by John Simpson

contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality: jaw-breakers and spelling bees   U 3.51: Is that then the divine substance wherein Father and Son are consubstantial? Where is poor dear Arius to try conclusions? Warring ...

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Gifford Corrections 14 Jun 2017, 02:55 by John Simpson

  Corrections and additions to Gifford’s Ulysses Annotated and Joyce Annotated   This page offers brief corrections and additions to the published glossaries of Joyce’s work, notably Ulysses Annotated: Notes ... 3.51 contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality: e arlier references to this and similar expressions in poems, songs, spelling tests, and vocal exercises can been seen in the article Contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality : jaw-breakers and spelling ...

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Hallelujurum 28 Nov 2013, 13:46 by JJON Editors

Praise be! Here comes Old “Glory Allelujurum” Purefoy U 14.886-8 : I must acquaint you, said Mr Crotthers, clapping on the table so as to evoke a resonant comment ... was sounded as in “jolly”, rather than as in “year”.      The variant American regional spelling “hallelujer” perhaps indicates this pronunciation:   Gin'l Harrison, I hed orl I could stan' o ...

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Miss Douce 28 Nov 2013, 13:10 by JJON Editors

Miss Douce and Miss Kennedy at a different bar     U 11.64-5: Bronze by gold, miss Douce’s head by miss Kennedy’s head, over the crossblind of the ... aural sense over the visual (presumably for stylistic reasons). 1            We should remember that spelling ‘Douse’. Don Gifford (Ulysses Annotated) has less to say this time:   Bronze by gold heard ...

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rogue 3 Mar 2014, 01:16 by John Simpson

You’re a rogue and I’m another   U 12.784-5: Choking with bloody foolery. And shaking Bloom’s hand doing the tragic to tell her that. Shake hands ... Packet (1871) New Series vol. 12 p. 83 (also quoted on p. 183)      The spelling of the two towns intended shifts. Two years later the Dublin University Magazine cites an ...

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Gray 29 Oct 2015, 08:16 by John Simpson

An anatomy of Gray’s Eulogy   U 6.939-41: Or a woman’s with her saucepan. I cooked good Irish stew. Eulogy in a country churchyard it ought to ... it beneath him. Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Poetry  Wordplay  Education  Spelling  1 Paul van Caspel, Bloomers on the Liffey. Eisegetical Readings of Ulysses (Baltimore, 1986) p ...

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eyrie 30 Aug 2013, 02:10 by John Simpson

Observing from his quaint-perched aerie   Joyce’s early poem Et Tu, Healy, written at the age of nine after the death of Parnell in October 1891, survives only in ... would sound far-off and faint . 3     Joyce’s aerie is an established variant spelling of Jerome’s eyrie.     In fact, credit for first spotting this correspondence, over fifty years ...

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off 7 Jun 2015, 12:47 by JJON Editors

All bets are "off"   U 16.1274-81: While the other was reading it on page two Boom (to give him for the nonce his new misnomer) whiled away a ... John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Betting  Gambling  Horse-racing  Punctuation  Moore  Spelling  Translation  Bookmakers  Sport  Journalism  1 Translators, however, involuntarily document their misreadings of this term: Morel ...

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Gallaher1 15 Jan 2014, 15:04 by John Simpson

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher 1: Making his way in the world   U 7.626-30: The Great Gallaher […] that was a pressman ... results for 1866 show an “F Gallaher” achieving first prize (shared) in French (Fables), Spelling, and Writing; second prize (shared) in English Grammar, Arithmetic, Irish History, Geography, and Reading; with ...

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