take this VOCABULARY test, dude !
and dud & damned your so’called Logic sure to suffer .
ask yourself what does the suffix –ile means. it is
( 1 ) ability, aptitude, capability etc
eg : agile, docile etc
( 2 ) having to do with, suitable for etc
eg : duct – ductile etc
and now How can Text become Textile & mean something else.
does the English has any logic / law governing .
God Bless , Nay, since evidence doesn’t attest his existence, meanwhile consider shakeSpiker as one.
mob – mobile – he he he ! yahoo ! goooogle ! googly !
miss – missile – ha ha ha ! super !
pen – penile – oh my God ! please don’t take me there !
pens – pensile – shit ! enough of this non’sense ! my mind spinning .
doc – docile
stab – stabile etc etc
during my School days, Teachers would naively counsel me to guess from Context the meanings of the words . Yes, Sure Would Do. I have no quarrel here. Would take Pen first & add –ile taking the first meaning i.e. ability, capability . Would then proceed to understand like this ; the power of pen in the hands of Poets/Writers/Journalist’s. would you allow me to say their penile power ? What’s this misfortune , punishment dude !
shakeSpiker , the Saviour – is here – to steer you through while keeping your sanity intact .