Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Wonderous Words Wednesday



nota bene

n.
Latin
Abbr. NB N.B nb n.b
1. note well; take notice
2. used to direct attention to something particularly important

From the book Admission (page 3) by Jean Hanff Korelitz.



4 comments:

  1. I feel like I should have known that one, but I didn't, and I've read that book!

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  2. I've heard it before but didn't know what it meant, thanks.

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  3. Oh, that's a good one. I've think I've seen n.b. before in academic writing and wasn't able to figure it out. Now, I get to feel smarter!

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  4. Bermudaonion- I'm glad it peaked your interest, thanks! for stopping by.

    Marthalama- you are welcome , glad you came by.

    Joy Weese Moll- They say , that you learn something new everyday, Thanks! for commenting.

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