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Oxymorons
Posted by: BarmierKev (IP Logged)
Date: 06 October, 2012 19:26

This is a word I like, but until recently never really understood what it actually meant.

I have been advised an Oxymoron is a figure of speech that combines contradictory terms.

So was thinking of cricket related oxymorons. I'll start with one. 20/20 cricket.

Any more Oxymorons out there?



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 06/10/2012 19:27 by BarmierKev.

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: dingy bags (IP Logged)
Date: 07 October, 2012 11:25

Oval facilities

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: Fozzie (IP Logged)
Date: 07 October, 2012 12:34

More of a political one than a cricket one, but it couuld certainly apply to MCC, ICCC etc over the years - honourable gentlemen.

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: adelaide (IP Logged)
Date: 07 October, 2012 16:13

Surrey sportsmanship.

Let's not overlook the (not at all) well known band) Oxy and the Morons.


Adelaide

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: BarmierKev (IP Logged)
Date: 07 October, 2012 18:14

The words Kevin Pieterson and Team in the same sentence.



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Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: Sussex Seaxe (IP Logged)
Date: 08 October, 2012 09:54

Lively Bob Willis

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: adelaide (IP Logged)
Date: 08 October, 2012 11:58

Pleb Blofield

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: Primrose Hillbilly (IP Logged)
Date: 09 October, 2012 11:09

Enterprising Warwickshire?

Uncomplicated R4K?

Insightful Sky Commentary?

T20 Subtleties ?

Loyal Pietersen?

Placid (Stuart) Broad?

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: adelaide (IP Logged)
Date: 09 October, 2012 11:42

somerset first

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: BarmierKev (IP Logged)
Date: 09 October, 2012 13:10

Middlesex home game at Lords



Barmy Kev
I'm only here for the tele

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: BarmierKev (IP Logged)
Date: 10 October, 2012 17:48

How about this one? A supporters Cricket Message Board that is often dominated by chat about football matters.



Barmy Kev
I'm only here for the tele

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: The Diamond ruled ok (IP Logged)
Date: 10 October, 2012 20:27

Profitable Championship cricket.

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: adelaide (IP Logged)
Date: 10 October, 2012 23:32

yorkshire harmony

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: BarmierKev (IP Logged)
Date: 11 October, 2012 00:08

Ramps and loyalty Benefit (X2)

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: adelaide (IP Logged)
Date: 11 October, 2012 00:54

Cosgrove diet

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: BarmierKev (IP Logged)
Date: 14 October, 2012 17:57

Darts on Sky SPORTS



Barmy Kev
I'm only here for the tele

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: dingy bags (IP Logged)
Date: 14 October, 2012 21:20

Murtagh bad spell.

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: chunkyinargyll (IP Logged)
Date: 14 October, 2012 21:33

Mitchell Johnson good spell.

Jimmy Savile much loved charity fundraiser

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: Haringey Racer (IP Logged)
Date: 15 October, 2012 10:34

If I may get a bit controversial...

Independent Police Complaints Commission

Re: Oxymorons
Posted by: Beeamazed (IP Logged)
Date: 15 October, 2012 12:06

Barnet Football Club

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