Monthly Archive: September 2016

Sep 30

Friday Phrases

their side= THAIRDZ would you even= WOUFN what is known= WHAFN is there any question= STHRIGS muscle spasms= MUFMS muscle spasm= MUFM about this= B-TS about the= B-T about that= BHA

Sep 27

Legal Vocabulary: Estovers

Estovers is defined as follows: “A right allowed by law to tenants of land to cut timber for fuel and repairs.” Machine Briefs: OPTION #1: estovers= ES/TOE/V*ERS OPTION #2: estovers= ES/TA/V*ERS

Sep 27

I Love Steno Trivia Tuesday

QUESTION: How many languages are there in the world? ANSWER: According to BBC, there are about 7,000 different languages in the world. However, most of the languages in existence are not spoken by a large population of people. The BBC states that 90% of the existing languages are spoken by less than 100,000, and 46 …

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Sep 27

Which Millennial Actress Would Probably Make A Great Court Reporter?

naya-rivera

Naya Rivera. I just started reading her autobiography, “Sorry, Not Sorry.” In her book, she talks about her great ability for recall. She says that she developed her memory by memorizing scripts before she could read or write. Naya Rivera also states that she can remember conversations she had months ago word-for-word. If that’s not …

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Sep 26

Medical Monday: The Bones, Muscles, And Joints Of The Arm

Sep 26

2016 Dictionary Challenge Update (September 2016)

As of 12:57 AM yesterday, I finished d-defining all of the “E” words from The New International Webster’s Comprehensive Dictionary. I don’t know if I’m going to reach my goal of making it up to the “J” words by the end of the year, but I’m going to give it the ol’ college try. I’m …

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Sep 26

You Know You’re A Court Reporter When…

evidence-spelled-wrong

…You walk into a cafe, and see the below-pictured defibrillator case, and the first thing you think is: Somebody left the “F” out of evidence. LOL.

Sep 23

Friday Phrases

is there any question= STHRIGS is there any= STHRI housing authority= HOURGS could you rephrase the= KOUFRT refresh my memory= RAOIRM muscle spasm= MUFM muscle spasms= MUFMS any further= NIFR

Sep 22

Random Briefs

prestige= PREFJ prestigious= PREFJS extort= STORT extorts= STORTS extorted= STORTD extorting= STORGT extortion= STORGS extortions= STORGSZ exacerbate= XAFRBT exacerbates= XAFRBTS exacerbated= XAFRBTD exacerbating= XAFRBGT exacerbation= XAFRBGS

Sep 20

I Love Steno Trivia Tuesday

QUESTION: What is the most widely spoken language in the world? ANSWER: Mandarin Chinese. According to Ethnologue, 1,310,000,000 people speak Mandarin Chinese.

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