We'd also like to congratulate the winner of Round 2: Elaine May Smith of Mearns FM, Scotland, is the author of our second champion limerick! It was a tight competition, with a ton of votes for many other excellent limericks, but this one pulled ahead by a margin of just 3 votes-- congratulations, Elaine! Here's the winning contribution:
We took up this challenge on Pi Day This circle of linguists then cried, "Hey! Funds from a Limerick Makes a fine Gimm(er)ick: It's St Patrick's Eve there on Friday!"
Thanks to all of the exceptionally clever poets who sent in limericks so far. The current round of limericks will be the last batch available for voting-- but if you haven't yet sent us your limerick, you still can. We'll post it on the site, but it won't be available for voting; it will, however, be available for linguists the world over to admire! Send your limericks to anna [at] linguistlist [dot] org.
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