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The extending out of one syllable is a great songwriting device.
The academic, historic, and geopolitical nonsense that Khomeinism equals Iran has lasted long enough.
But the author of The Beauty Myth has become a nonsense-garbling conspiracy theorist.From ISIS to Ebola, What Has Made Naomi Wolf So Paranoid?|Michael Moynihan|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In those early days, no-nonsense Anna was a full partner in the business.‘The Harness Maker’s Dream:’ The Unlikely Ranch King of Texas|Nick Kotz|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A country that is serious about health reform would not take a limited, valued resource and waste it on nonsense like this.
Allcraft winced, as every syllable made known the speaker's actual strength—his own dependence and utter weakness.
He placed the paper on the table, and, ere he read a syllable, he laboured to compose himself.
He spoke with an animation and earnestness that gave an exaggerated importance to every syllable he uttered.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
In some English schools the first syllable in “panis” sounds “pan,” in others “pain.”Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
David had replied, in that short tone of self-sufficiency which conveys so much more than the syllable would seem to warrant.The Garret and the Garden|R.M. Ballantyne