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How do you interpret things?

The effective use of language can make or break the effectiveness of all forms of art. The purpose of language is to cause a response in the reader. What kind of responses do you get from reading?
Answer as quickly as you can, what does the word red remind you of most?
Anger
Blood
Love
Intensity
Danger
Death
What about yellow?
Peace
Summer
Hope
Luxury
Jealousy
Pollution
When I say blue, you automatically think:
Light blue
Dark blue
Light blue reminds you of
Water
Sky
Freedom
Cleanliness
Protection
Dreams
Dark blue reminds you of
Ocean
Energy
Night sky
Ink
Tranquility
Green reminds you of
Forests
Vegetation
Flowers
Industrial waste
Black...
Death
Nightlife
Evil
Depression
Shade
Blindness
Which word sounds more mythical?
Fog
Haze
Mist
Smog
Did you find my exclusion of white peculiar?
Yes
No
Which word sounds more depressing?
Depression
Depressed
Depressing
Depress
Which is a more powerful emotion?
Rage
Outrage
Which word sounds more peaceful?
Serenity
Tranquility
Calamity
Is aqua and water the same thing to you?
Yes
No
Which sentence sounds more tragic?
The townsfolk were driven to madness by extreme poverty.
The town's people were driven to madness by extreme poverty.
The villagers were driven to madness by extreme poverty.
A monk returns to his beloved temple after walking in solitude in a world frozen by the night's touch, he _____ the gates.
pushes open
pulls open
knocks on
The word vorpal implies
Magic
Power
Danger
Chaos
Words commonly used in the English language
evokes a weaker emotional response compared to their rarer variations.
evokes a stronger emotional response due to the ability for a reader to connect with the words.
The word irony connects best with
Funny
Literary analysis
Clever
Is there a difference in meaning between the words hypocrisy and paradox to you?
Yes
No
In your opinion, most classics written throughout history are classics because of their (generally speaking of course)
Interesting plotlines
Intriguing characters
Innovative styles
Intensive themes
Which word made the greatest impact on your senses?
Smell
Scent
Stench
Odour
Which word is nastier?
Noxious
Vile
Which word sounds better (regardless of meaning)
Capricious
Conscientious
Conspicuous
Subconscious or unconscious?
Subconscious
Unconscious
Ambivalent and indifferent...
Same meaning
Different meaning
No idea
Which sounds more scientific?
Phenolphthalein
Adiabatic
Glycerin
Do you judge a word based on its length?
Yes
No
Choose...
Colour
Color
Do spelling variations make you more conscious and alert when reading?
Yes
No
Do you feel a strong urge to correct speling mistakes?
Yes
No
Right now?
How about grammar mistakes?
Yes.
No.
You made too many already.
Which sound do you hear most clearly?
Clash
Clank
Crack
Crash
Crush
If a piece of writing has too many onomatopoeias, you are
Thrilled
Okay
Annoyed
Irked
Which letter means more to you?
A
O
R
U
X
Which is more serious?
Deceit
Deception
You usually spell/think of/associate with this word when you hear it through a cloud of noises.
Allusion
Illusion
Dilution
Delusion
Which sounds more sophisticated?
Constitution
Constituent
Constituency
Latin?
Knows it
Learning it
Don't use it
Which is safer?
A sanctuary
A haven
Which is more demeaning?
Spiteful
Bitter
Obnoxious
Which do you pick?
Macdonald
MacDonald
McDonald
Which unit of measurement has the most appealing pronunciation?
Joules
Ohms
Pascals
Rankine
Which SI prefix is more appealing?
Tera
Giga
Mega
Nano
Pico
Which sounds more mathematical?
Parabola
Hyperbola
Have you/Do you ever associate calamity with calm?
Yes
No
Poison or toxin?
Poison
Toxin
Alliterations _____ you.
pleases
angers
annoys
Do you know most of the words used in this poll?
Of course
Uhh...
Quickly think of one country in Asia... You thought of...
China
Japan
Korea (N. and/or S.)
Russia
Afghanistan
India
Thailand
Others
Do statistics and research into human thinking patterns amaze you?
Yes
No
The last question had nothing to do with anything.
True
False
Molecules, atoms, particles, I just don't know the difference between them.
That's me.
You jest brother.
This poll was created on 2007-05-07 05:22:53 by disgustipated