22 Entries Tagged “Literature”

Funny Toys

1. Corn Cob Dolls

Laura Ingalls Wilder played with a corn cob wrapped in a handkerchief. She pretended it was a regular doll. See also Literature.

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Funny Names

2. Clive Staples Lewis

No wonder he called himself C.S Lewis. See also Literature.

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Funny Things to Do

3. Burning a Copy of Fahrenheit 451

Oh, the irony. See also Literature.

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Funny Phrases

4. Hapax Legomenon

A word that only appears once in a written work, whether a book, body of work, or language. For example, "Honorificabilitudinitatibus" only appears once in Shakespeare's writing. See also Literature.

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Funny Quotes

5. "Though she be but little, she is fierce!"

Shakespeare in A Midsummer Night's Dream. See also Literature, Shakespeare.

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Funny Insults

6. I Bite My Thumb at Thee

Shakespearean insult. See also Literature, Shakespeare.

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Funny Movies

7. Murder by Death Shop

By the time the world's favorite detectives figure out whodunnit... you could die laughing! See also 70's, Literature.

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Funny Nicknames

8. Handle

A nickname given to Pip by Herbert Pocket in the book Great Expectations. See also Literature.

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Funny Things

9. Epithalamions

Per Wikipedia, "a poem written specifically for the bride on the way to her marital chamber." See also Literature, Marriage, Sex.

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Funny Books

10. The Red Pony Shop

Spoiler alert, the red pony doesn't even live half-way through the book. See also Death, Literature.

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