My vocabulary skills didn't come from Star Trek, but from Marvel Comics. I owe my use of big word to Stan Lee.
The only thing I learned watching Star Trek
as a kid is this: if you try to fight like Captain Kirk, you're going to get your ass kicked.
The flying butt-chop does not work!
I am amazed at how many of us did this! I'm amazed that anyone else but me even tried it.