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Word of the Day – July 4 – Chivy

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Verb: Chivy  (CHIV-ee) Definition: 1. To tease or annoy with persistent petty attacks. 2. To move or obtain by small maneuvers. Sample sentence: Sue watched her little brother as he tried to chivy an olive from the jar with his fingers.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 4

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Nothing is as precious as one’s freedom. Dreams, aspirations and ideals mean nothing if one does not have the freedom to pursue them. Precious are  those who have fought for our freedom.

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Word of the Day – July 3 – Misbegotten

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Adjective: Misbegotten  (miss-bih-GAH-tun) Definition: 1. Unlawfully conceived: illegitimate. 2. Having a disreputable or improper origin. 3. Not worthy of respect or approval. Sample sentence: Many hoped that the newly-elected administration would focus on ending what they perceived to be a misbegotten war.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 3

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All great things are simple and many can be expressed in simple words: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy and hope.

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Word of the Day – July 2 – Catfish

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Noun: Catfish  (KAT-fish) Definition: 1. Any of numerous usually freshwater stout-bodied fishes with large heads and long thin feelers about the mouth. 2. A person who sets up a false personal profile on a social networking site for fraudulent or deceptive purposes. Sample sentence: Mary’s mother worried that anyone her daughter interacted with through online […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 2

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Freedom and love go together. Love is not a reaction. To love is to not ask anything in return, not even to feel that you are giving something, and it is only such love that can know freedom.

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Word of the Day – July 1- Germane

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Adjective: Germane  (jer-MAYN) Definition: Being at once relevant and appropriate: fitting. Sample sentence: While his comments were witty and entertaining, they weren’t particularly germane to the overall discussion.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 1

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Freedom in the mind, faith in the words, pride in our souls…let’s salute those great men and women who made this possible.

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Word of the Day – June 20 – Gamification

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Noun: Gamification  (gay-muh-fuh-KAY-shun) Definition: The process of adding games or gamelike elements to something so as to encourage participation. Sample sentence: The teacher was always looking for a new gamification  to use with her students to make math more fun.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 30

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No one can be perfectly free until all are free. No one can be perfectly moral until all are moral. No one can be perfectly happy until all are happy.

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