Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 11
  1. atulya
    Guest
    #1

    Forgot a word

    What is one single word for:

    when people discuss something together to ensure that they are on the same level of understanding.

    I used to use that word. It sounds like collaboration, but I can't remember what it is.

    Can somebody help?

  2. konungursvia's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Canada
      • Current Location:
      • Canada

    • Join Date: Mar 2009
    • Posts: 5,125
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: Forgot a word

    Touching base?

  3. Newbie
    Student or Learner

    • Join Date: Oct 2009
    • Posts: 2
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #3

    Re: Forgot a word

    Thanks but that's not one word.

  4. Newbie
    Student or Learner

    • Join Date: Oct 2009
    • Posts: 2
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #4

    Re: Forgot a word

    Ok. I got it. It's "Calibration"

  5. suikerbossie's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • South Africa
      • Current Location:
      • Italy

    • Join Date: Feb 2009
    • Posts: 7,921
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #5

    Re: Forgot a word

    Are you sure?

  6. konungursvia's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Canada
      • Current Location:
      • Canada

    • Join Date: Mar 2009
    • Posts: 5,125
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #6

    Re: Forgot a word

    Each one of my words was one word, twice as good.

  7. konungursvia's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Canada
      • Current Location:
      • Canada

    • Join Date: Mar 2009
    • Posts: 5,125
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #7

    Re: Forgot a word

    Calibration is a mechanical operation to ensure measurement devices are accurate. It is not used for social or interpersonal interactions.


    • Join Date: Sep 2009
    • Posts: 70
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #8

    Re: Forgot a word

    I thought calibration is just for measuring instruments or machinery. I never heard it used for communication. Is it correct to use it in this context?

  8. bhaisahab's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • England

    • Join Date: Apr 2008
    • Posts: 25,278
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #9

    Re: Forgot a word

    Quote Originally Posted by atulya View Post
    Ok. I got it. It's "Calibration"
    Are you sure it's not concord or concordance?

    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • Laos

    • Join Date: Nov 2002
    • Posts: 52,411
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #10

    Re: Forgot a word


Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. How to find a certain word for a definition
    By maral55 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 27-May-2009, 17:22
  2. The meaning with no word . . .
    By ScaryEders in forum General Language Discussions
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 06-May-2009, 08:15
  3. [General] trying to learn new vocabulary
    By forum_mail in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 12-Apr-2009, 19:38
  4. Word Checker 1 - The Dolch basic word list
    By Tdol in forum UsingEnglish.com Content
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 19-Apr-2004, 16:30

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •