Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Structures - Barry Cumbie

Type Example Connotation
Firm DSP Start-Up Because this firm was developed within a fraternity, making it a firm seems to note that there is no undue focus on any individual member.
Political Party “Rent Is Too Damn High Party” For a political organization, this name seems to be the only one that would provide legitimacy.
Nonprofit Organization Boys and Girls Club of America Seeking to help mentor, develop, and benefit children without charging their parents makes this just about the only type of organization that makes for Boys and Girls Club.
Multinational Terrorist Organization Al-Qaeda Al-qaeda – translated “the base,”an organization that spans multiple nations and tries to create wreak havoc
Team Los Angeles Lakers basketball team A group of people who join together for a common goal, usually with each member specializing in certain aspects of reaching that goal (i.e. Kobe Bryant – scorer, closer; Andrew Bynum – shot blocker, rebounder)
Comedy troupe Holy Ghost Players Group of individuals who work together to do impromptu comedy, playing off of one another and adding humorous content, hence their name