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Originally posted by Anand Prabhu:
promotion


How does Tedious and Promotion relate?

This is the problem I have always had with this thread. People pick words that don't even relate to the previous word. The Word Association Thread is based on the next word having some sort of relation to the word previously posted.

Not to get on Anand's case, I was just using his post as one of many examples on the 100 pages here.

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Originally posted by Mark Spritzler:


How does Tedious and Promotion relate?

This is the problem I have always had with this thread. People pick words that don't even relate to the previous word. The Word Association Thread is based on the next word having some sort of relation to the word previously posted.

Not to get on Anand's case, I was just using his post as one of many examples on the 100 pages here.

Mark


Ok. The next time, I will shoot closer. I was just rattling in my mind about people who find their jobs tedious and those who enjoyed it and strived for greater heights(promotion). I was having "job sucks..." and lost my train of thought after I read your humorous comments.

Anyway Mountain...

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How does Tedious and Promotion relate?

As I understand it, there doesn't have to be an objective relation, just an association ... which may only exist in the posters mind (although I do see it here). So, from "Hill" to ...

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