Monthly Archive: March 2017

Mar 27

Medical Monday: Foudroyant

Foudroyant is when the symptoms of a disease occurs suddenly and severely. Machine Briefs: OPTION #1: foudroyant= FAOU/DROI/A*NT OPTION #2: foudroyant= FAOU/DROI/YA*NT OPTION #3: foudroyant= FAOU/DRO*INT

Mar 24

Friday Phrases

center of= STR-F center of the= STR-FT center of this= STR-FTS breaking and entering= BRAERKT broken leg= BROELG broken arm= BROERM capital murder= KMURD capital punishment= KPUMT part time= POIM

Mar 21

Dictionary Builder: Jejune

Jejune is an adjective that means: “(1) Naive, simplistic, and superficial. (2) (Of ideas or writings) dry and uninteresting.” Machine Brief: jejune= JA/JAO*UN

Mar 21

Court Reporter Spotted: The Grinder

The Grinder

Mar 13

Medical Monday: Grume

A grume is a blood clot. Machine Brief: OPTION #1: grume= GRAOUM

Mar 10

Friday Phrases

names of= NAIFMS name of= NAIFM they believe this= THEBLTS they believe the= THEBLT of these= -FZ thinking of= THIFG is there any question= STHRIGS as though= STHOE

Mar 10

Court Reporter Spotted: Scream Queens- Season 1, Episode 13

Scream Queens Season 1

In The court scene, in season’s one final episode of Scream Queens, you can see a court reporter. It looks like she may be using a Stentura. I’ve never seen a court reporter write like this in real life, with their machine with an attached paper tray sitting slanted on top of a desk…I still …

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Mar 09

The Jazz Musician’s Quote That Is Apropos To Steno

Charlie Parker

“Master the instrument. Master the music. Then, forget all that stuff and play.” -Charlie Parker

Mar 09

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 10

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}ing= -G {Suffix}ings= -GS {Suffix}iologist= YO*LGT {Suffix}iologists= YO*LGTS {Suffix}ior= YO*R {Suffix}ious= SH*US {Suffix}ips= *IPS {Suffix}ire= *IR {Suffix}ish= *IRB {Suffix}ism= IFM {Suffix}ism= IFMS {Suffix}ist= IFT {Suffix}ists= IFTS {Suffix}istic= ST-K or ST*IK Suffix}istics= ST-KS or ST*IKS

Mar 09

Briefs, Phrases, and Legal Terminology From Boston Legal Season 1, Episode 6

neurologist= NAOURLGT issues= IRBS rheumatoid= RAOUM/TO*ID or RAOM/TO*ID arthritis= THRAOITS adrenaline= DRENL denied= D-ND bail= BAIL Yale= YAIL recommend= REM matrimonial= MAT/MO*ENL umbilical= UM/BIL/KA*L blood= BLAOD cancer= KAERN delivery room= DLOIFRM gesture= JEFRT myeloma= MAOI/LOE/MA* diagnosed= D-GD chemo= KMOE bone= BOEN marrow= MA/RO*E transplant= TRANLT freezer= FRAOERZ maybe= MAEB lawsuit= LAUT volunteering= VOE/-G volunteer= VOE …

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