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Word of the Day – June 15 – Defray

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Verb: Defray  (di-FRAY) Definition: To help pay for; cover the cost or expenses of something. Example sentence: I am using the extra money I saved from my last bonus to defray the costs of the trip.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 15

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When you lose your laugh, you lose your footing.

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Word of the Day – June 14 – Penchant

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Noun: Penchant  (PEN-chuhnt) Definition: A liking or strong inclination for something. Example sentence: Because my father often took me camping when I was young, I have developed a penchant for the outdoors.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 14

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Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.

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Word of the Day – June 13 – Paragon

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Noun: Paragon  (PAR-uh-gon) Definition: A perfect example or model of excellence. Example sentence: The Star Trek series is considered by many the paragon of science fiction television.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 13

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Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 12

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We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It’s one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it’s another to think that yours is the only path.

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Word of the Day – June 12 – Poignant

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Adjective: Poignant  (POIN-yuhnt) Definition: Sharp, penetrating, or biting. Example sentence: Her boss’ criticism was so poignant that she didn’t show up for work the next day.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 9

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One of the best ways to influence people is to make them feel important.

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Word of Day – June 9 – Vernacular

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Noun: Vernacular  (ver-NAK-yuh-ler) Definition: Common and informal everyday language. Example sentence: My teenage children constantly use teenage vernacular such as cool, rad, and dude.  

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