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The first things that could “explode” were weapons. From the sixteenth century onwards, to coming down It is meant to explode in a decisive surge of energy. Even with the more literal meaning of “to physically leave, to wander,” the phrase has retained a sudden, sudden shock from its inception. If I go into the woods, you don’t picture me as I embark on a pleasant walk to pick some cherries and connect with some friendly woodland grouse. The term has never lost its connotation of violent drama, even now, when it is used to describe a very specific way in which we communicate in the 21st century.
he goes there with is being As one of the most versatile and abstract verbs in the English language. It takes about 45 columns of small print in an unmixed CEO’s office, and can mean anything from “start” (“Ready, set, go!”) to “leave” (“my hearing”) to “speak” ( ‘ So I go,…’) to ‘price’ (“How much is this?”) to ‘pissing’ (“I have to go…bad!”). What connects the different semantic distortions of the syllable is the energy of the state change. to me he goes It is to move forward, to move, to evolve. It’s the opposite of its monosyllable cousin is being, although each distills the core of the verbal verb into a two-letter nuclear form. At any given moment, you’re either alive or you’re going – chilling or making things happen. Try to do both and you might tear a muscle.
Add turning off, easily the most dramatic preposition, and you have the semantic ignition switch: “Change to be really far away” in the rapid fire of two sharp syllables. And on the Internet in the middle of 2010, people were really starting to take off. coming down First came to the common vernacular confined between but And the Think Sarcasm also thrives at the end of a categorical quarrel. If I read a post saying that bees are scary and bad, I would answer with, “They really do play a crucial role in the global ecosystem, but go ahead, I guess.” Meanwhile explode Long used to describe a strong reprimand, this recent arrogant boom after having someone with common sense has drawn the phrase more specifically into the online world of discourse. Eventually, the internet downgraded it to mere coming down (As in “Going on a passionate sermon without concrete structure or purpose”).
As usual, this new meaning contains all the meaning that the phrase has accumulated as it evolved through the years, structured to describe the experience of the present moment. As I go, my words explode with emotion and fall away. The phrase captures a peculiar style of Internet discourse: responding with an outburst of emotion of dubious relevance to the topic at hand. One rant leads to the other until the original point recedes into the distance, leaving us alone with the echo of Wednesday’s proof: “Answer the rant.”