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Word of the Day – Nov. 23 – Foreshorten

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Verb: Foreshorten  (for-SHORT-un) Definition: 1: To shorten by proportionately contracting in the direction of depth so that an illusion of projection or extension in space is obtained. 2: To make more compact: abridge, shorten. Example sentence: A low vantage point provides the opportunity to dramatically foreshorten the dimensions of the building, drawing the eye upward […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 23

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Do not give up. The beginning is always the hardest part.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 20

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What you think, you create. What you feel. you attract. What you imagine, you become.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 20 – Onomastics

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Noun: Onomastics  (ah-nuh-MAS-tiks) Definition: 1: The science or study of the origins and forms or words used  in a specialized field, or of proper names of persons or places. 2. The system underlying the formation and use of words, especially proper names or of words used in a specialized field. Example sentence: As a student […]

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Word of the Day – Nov. 19 – Ruly

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Adjective: Ruly  (ROO-lee) Definition: Obedient, orderly. Example sentence: The group of young children was unusually ruly as they were engaged in building with a large set of colored blocks.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 19

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Don’t be afraid to start over. It gives you a chance to rebuild something better.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 18 – Equanimity

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Noun: Equanimity  (ee-kwuh-NIM-uh-tee) Definition: 1: Evenness of mind especially under stress. 2: Right disposition:  balance. Example sentence: The most successful athletes find a way to maintain equanimity in the face of disappointment and failure.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 18

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Don’t let someone who gave up on their dreams talk you out of yours.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 17 – Inviolable

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Adjective: Inviolable  (in-VYE-uh-luh-bul) Definition: 1: Secure from violation or profanation. 2: Secure from assault or trespass: unassailable. Example sentence: The senator agreed to an interview on the basis of a set of clear and inviolable rules about what she would and would not answer.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 17

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The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.

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