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2008-08-09 15:00:27

The comedy quartet, Dean Obeidallah, Maysoon Zayid, Aron Kader and Waleed Zuaiter will be helping people find their inner funny bone. They will turn their knack for stand up comedy into an academic discipline to be passed on to eager Jordanian comedians to be. In an upcoming Comedy Workshop hosted at the SAE Institute in Amman after tomorrow, the three Arab American comedy gurus will be spending one hour of their stay in Jordan to indulge attendees into the basics of stand up comedy. Basing...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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