Not a word used in regular conversation - unless you work for NASA - but the knowing of it makes one feel a tad ...smarter.
Give yourself a bit of an edge with this handy infographic: :) Go get 'em!!
Accents are fun!
There is a word for them!
Words that make you go,"huh."
I thought this to be an excellent entry for today's WORDS:
People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily. - Zig Ziglar
Hilary Hinton "Zig" Ziglar (November 6, 1926 – November 28, 2012) was an American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. An author of many books on the subject he knew best. Here are more of his wonderful quotes and information about him on his website here:
I hope this helps you if you're having difficulties:
Some words are just charming. This is one:
Today we remember the 2,996 people that died on September 11, 2001 in the deadlest terror attack ever on American soil. Today we will hear a lot of these words spoken: in hono, in remembrance, commemoration, etc... What are the differences between these words? Not a lot, but some:
Honor: as a way to show respect and admiration for (someone) such as the first responders, helpers, and aide workers.
There is a name for this. Who knew? Now you do. :)
And we all need to stop that:
"Don't wait. The time will never be just right." ~ Napoleon Hill
Something to inspire your Monday!
Don't feel bad. I got "hyperbole" wrong once and was laughed at openly. So embarrassing. Click the image below for the complete slideshow:
Today's word is "Hate". Let's look at it's very difinition:
Let's roll all those synonyms around in our mouths and see if we want any of that in our lives. I know I don't.
Inspired by this moose - which is actually not albino, but rather, techinically "piebald" as it is all white with brown flecks if you see up close:
There's a word for that...
I love good puns! Puns are...FUN!
A nice quote for today's Words:
Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.
Esperanto. Have you ever spoken it? Heard of it? Lookie here! Click the graphic below to learn more!
Finally understand your weird teen. :) (Also, know when they're exposed to something NOT GOOD!)
MEANING: the rumbling and grumblings your stomach makes when things move inside your intestines — usually a foreshadowing of things to come.
OR, the thing that will happen to you if you eat today's Belinda's Jammin Kitchen item of the day.