Posted 13 minutes ago

thatenglishmajorquestion:

"what are you going to do with a degree in english?" /offended by your tone, pablo neruda descends from the heavens/ /with a few lines of poetry, he seduces your girlfriend/ /then there is a flash of light and the strumming of a thousand acoustic guitars/ /pablo is gone/

Posted 21 minutes ago

grumpycathos:

cynthikjelle:

characters that go from villain to awkward friend are so important

(Source: sazanaarah)

Posted 18 hours ago

maliciousmelons:

when you are in a hurry and someone wont let the conversation end

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Posted 18 hours ago

gallifrey-feels:

More fun facts about ancient Celtic marriage laws: There were no laws against interclass or interracial marriage, no laws against open homosexual relationships (although they weren’t considered ‘marriages’ since the definition of a marriage was ‘couple with child’), no requirement for women to take their husband’s names or give up their property, but comedians couldn’t get married

Posted 18 hours ago
Posted 18 hours ago

Words to describe someone's voice

  1. adenoidal: if someone’s voice is adenoidal, some of the sound seems to come through their nose
  2. appealing: an appealing look, voice etc shows that you want help, approval, or agreement
  3. breathy: with loud breathing noises
  4. brittle: if you speak in a brittle voice, you sound as if you are about to cry
  5. croaky: if someone’s voice sounds croaky, they speak in a low rough voice that sounds as if they have a sore throat
  6. dead: if someone’s eyes are dead, or if their voice is dead, they feel or show no emotion
  7. disembodied: a disembodied voice comes from someone who you cannot see
  8. flat: spoken in a voice that does not go up and down. This word is often used for describing the speech of people from a particular region.
  9. fruity: a fruity voice or laugh is deep and strong in a pleasant way
  10. grating: a grating voice, laugh, or sound is unpleasant and annoying
  11. gravelly: a gravelly voice sounds low and rough
  12. gruff: a gruff voice has a rough low sound
  13. guttural: a guttural sound is deep and made at the back of your throat
  14. high-pitched: a high-pitched voice or sound is very high
  15. hoarse: someone who is hoarse or has a hoarse voice speaks in a low rough voice, usually because their throat is sore
  16. honeyed: honeyed words or a honeyed voice sound very nice but you cannot trust the person who is speaking
  17. husky: a husky voice is deep and sounds hoarse (=as if you have a sore throat), often in an attractive way
  18. low adjective: a low voice or sound is quiet and difficult to hear
  19. low adverb: in a deep voice, or with a deep sound
  20. matter-of-fact: used about someone’s behaviour or voice
  21. modulated: a modulated voice is controlled and pleasant to listen to
  22. monotonous: a monotonous sound or voice is boring and unpleasant because it does not change in loudness or become higher or lower
  23. nasal: someone with a nasal voice sounds as if they are speaking through their nose
  24. orotund: an orotund voice is loud and clear
  25. penetrating: a penetrating voice or sound is so high or loud that it makes you slightly uncomfortable
  26. plummy: a plummy voice or way of speaking is considered to be typical of an English person of a high social class. This word shows that you dislike people who speak like this.
  27. quietly: in a quiet voice
  28. raucous: a raucous voice or noise is loud and sounds rough
  29. ringing: a ringing sound or voice is very loud and clear
  30. rough: a rough voice is not soft and is unpleasant to listen to
  31. shrill: a shrill noise or voice is very loud, high, and unpleasant
  32. silvery: a silvery voice or sound is clear, light, and pleasant
  33. singsong: if you speak in a singsong voice, your voice rises and falls in a musical way
  34. small: a small voice or sound is quiet
  35. smoky: a smoky voice or smoky eyes are sexually attractive in a slightly mysterious way
  36. softly spoken: someone who is softly spoken has a quiet gentle voice
  37. sotto voce adjective, adverb: in a very quiet voice
  38. stentorian: a stentorian voice sounds very loud and severe
  39. strangled: a strangled sound is one that someone stops before they finish making it
  40. strangulated: strangled
  41. strident: a strident voice or sound is loud and unpleasant
  42. taut: used about something such as a voice or expression that shows someone is nervous or angry
  43. thick: if your voice is thick with an emotion, it sounds less clear than usual because of the emotion
  44. thickly: with a low voice that comes mostly from your throat
  45. thin: a thin voice or sound is high and unpleasant to listen to
  46. throaty: a throaty sound is low and seems to come from deep in your throat
  47. tight: a tight voice or expression shows that you are nervous or annoyed
  48. toneless: a toneless voice does not express any emotion
  49. tremulous: if something such as your voice or smile is tremulous, it is not steady, for example because you are afraid or excited
  50. wheezy: a wheezy noise sounds as if it is made by someone who has difficulty breathing
  51. wobbly: if your voice is wobbly, it goes up and down, usually because you are frightened, not confident, or are going to cry
Posted 19 hours ago

balfies:

todorokililian:

a movie in which all the main characters are unknown actors but all the background characters are really famous actors

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(Source: vidonias)

Posted 19 hours ago
Friendship isn’t about who you’ve known the longest. It’s about who walked into your life, said “I’m here for you” and proved it.
Posted 19 hours ago
Posted 1 day ago

hannahbpacious:

Harry Potter Inspired Illustrations

A series of “artifacts” from the wizarding world (and extremely fun commission!).

"Harry Potter Artifacts; Books 1-7," ink and watercolor, 2013.