Yaks Yak: Animal Word Pairs by Linda Sue ParkAt once funny and informative, Yaks Yak presents animals acting out the verbs made from their names. Illustrations rich in comic details show hogs hogging, slugs slugging, and other spirited creatures demonstrating homographs, words with different meanings that are spelled and pronounced the same. A chart listing the words, their meanings, and their history is included. Ideal for sharing, this book offers a sprightly and fanciful introduction to a fun form of wordplay.
New York jury gets a lesson in Harlem slang 'yak' and 'scud' during gang trial
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Suggest new definition. References in periodicals archive? They are riding to meet the Wakhi tribe, inhabitants of the remote corner of Afghanistan, who will barter yaks and cattle in exchange for the traders' wares. Centuries on, barter trade through Wakhan corridor continues: report. Chatter Yak! Gut metagenomes from the same age group clustered very distinctly from those of different ages, indicating that the age had a substantial effect on the microbial composition in yak gut. Dynamic changes of yak Bos grunniens gut microbiota during growth revealed by polymerase chain reaction-denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis and metagenomics.
Depending on who you speak to, Jaquan 'Jay Cash' Layne either has a love of crack cocaine and marijuana A New York court case descended into farce yesterday, after a police narcotics expert clashed with a street-wise defence attorney over the meaning of words 'yak' and 'scud'. Both words were used in a surveillance recording of year-old Layne, who is accused of being the head of notorious Harlem gang Goons On Deck. A surveillance recording captured Layne talking to associates from Rikers prison. He and four other members of the th Street gang are facing charges relating to drug dealing and weapons offences. Layne, already in prison on other convictions, was recorded talking to associates from a payphone in Rikers prison.
Church a yack or watch , to take the works of a watch from its original case, and put them into another one, to avoid detection. This latter name accords with Macgillivray's mode of spelling its note, yack chuck, harsh enough, no one will deny. Tom perceived Andrew's useless emulation, and with a sound translated by ' yack ,' sent his leg out a long way. Yack , he picks up the trail from here to where you can follow easy. Nearby words yacht club , yachtie , yachting , yachtsman , yachtswoman , yack , yackety-yak , yad , yad vashem , yada-yada-yada , yadda yadda yadda.