English question (in Off-topic)
October 3 2006 5:51 AM EDT
Just sitting here thinking about how i am gonna gloat to my friend tomorrow about Runescape
Would i say option 1:
I stayed up all night and fished.
or option 2:
I stayed up all night and fash.
October 3 2006 5:53 AM EDT
option 1, according to the dictionary 'fished' is a word and 'fash' is not.
October 3 2006 5:55 AM EDT
that's what i thought but wasn't sure
October 3 2006 6:09 AM EDT
No. 2 is just meaningless!
They're both quite awful. "I stayed up all night fishing."
October 3 2006 6:19 AM EDT
I agree, Bast's version is much better.
'I stayed up all night and fished for trout' would be a good use of the word 'fished'. But unless you are going to go into the detail, go with Bast's version....
October 3 2006 9:58 AM EDT
/me likes "I stayed up all night and fash"
Of course... thats just me =D
October 3 2006 1:29 PM EDT
Fash is indeed a word, and a very good one!
1. Vexation; anxiety; care
1. To vex; to tease; to trouble
It has nothing to do with fishing, though perhaps it could involve phishing...
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