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Word of the Day – Apr. 25 – Tatterdemalion

Adjective: Tatterdemalion  (tatt-er-dih-MAIL-yun) Definition: 1: Ragged or disreputable in appearance. 2: Being in a decayed state or condition: dilapidated. Example sentence: Many merchants have left the downtown area because its tatterdemalion state is not very appealing or welcoming to visitors.

Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 25

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They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 24 – Kaput

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Adjective: Kaput  (kuh-PUT) Definition: Broken; ruined; finished. Example sentence: Apparently, the only machine in the country capable of calibrating the quality of vehicle smoke has been kaput for years.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 24

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Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 21 – Rampike

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Noun: Rampike  (RAM-pahyk) Definition: A dead tree, especially the bleached skeleton or splintered trunk of a tree killed by fire, lightning, or wind. Example sentence:  One lone deer stood under a rampike, silhouetted by the light of the moon, giving the field an eerie look. Dee Dee – Word of the Day.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 21

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The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 20 – Hypozeuxis

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Noun: Hypozeuxis  (hahy-puh–ZOOK-sis) Definition: The use of a series of parallel clauses, each of which has a subject and predicate, as in “I came, I saw, I conquered.” Example sentence: I am afraid there are more and more journalists who now use the hypozeuxis every chance they get..

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 20

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One, remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Two, never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Three, if you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don’t throw it away.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 19 – Ginnel

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Noun: Ginnel  (GHIN-ul) Definition: A narrow passageway or alley often between terraced houses. Example sentence: Several lighting options have been considered for the ginnel to make it safer and less likely to harbor unsavory people in the night.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 19

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Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.

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