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Created by John Eipper on 08/31/17 8:12 AM

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Worked Up with WAIS (Sasha Pack, USA, 08/31/17 8:12 am)

Congratulations on 11 years, JE, and thanks.

I don't have a comment to post to the Forum right now, but wanted to check in to let you know I am still learning, thinking, and getting worked up, thanks to WAIS and the work you do.

Sasha

JE comments:  Thank you, Sasha!  It's hard to believe that our meeting at U Buffalo was already 2 and 1/2 years ago.  What's new in your scholarly life?

"Worked up" is a precious English idiom.  It has little to do with up, and nothing at all with work.  Is there an equivalent phrase in other languages?  Spanish has "estremecido/a," which also does duty as shivery/quivery, and also "alterado/a," which is plain old upset.  But these are specific words.  "Worked up" is something slightly different.

We're Worked up With WAISWorld:  WWUWW!


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