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Word of the Day – May 29 – Motley

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Adjective: Motley  ( MAHT-lee) Definition: 1. Variegated in color. 2. Composed of diverse often incongruous elements. Sample sentence: Lenny went to the medieval festival dressed in the bright motley garb of a court jester.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 29

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Life doesn’t always introduce you to the people you want to meet. Sometimes life puts you in touch with the people you need to meet – to help you, to hurt you, to love you and to gradually strengthen you into the person you were meant to become. People are put in your path for […]

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Word of the Day – May 28 – Toxophilite

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Noun: Toxophilite  (tahk-SAH-fuh-lyte) Definition: A person who is fond of or expert in archery. Sample sentence:  When casting for the part of Robin Hood, in the community play, the director looked for a toxophilite to fill the role.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 28

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Every day is an opportunity to do great and meaningful work, and to experience life in new, fulfilling ways. Every day is a day in which you can make life better for others and for yourself. The way to live life is to live each moment with goodness in your heart. Life is good because […]

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Word of the Day – May 27 – Preterit

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Noun: Preterit  (PRET-uh-rut) Definition: Past tense. Sample sentence: While the past tense form of “sneak” is traditionally “sneaked,” the alternate preterit “snuck” is increasingly common.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 27

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Enthusiasm is contagious. When you work with enthusiastic people, you can’t help but be enthusiastic yourself. Enthusiasm spreads like wild fire. Those who show enthusiasm are fun to work with. Those who show little enthusiasm usually bring you down. If there is no enthusiasm in your workplace, maybe it can start with you. Those who […]

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Word of the Day – May 26 – Yokel

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Noun: Yokel  (YOH-kul) Definition: A naive or gullible inhabitant of a rural area or small town. Sample sentence: The yokel at the gas station looked at me funny when I walked in, but was very friendly and obliging when I asked for directions.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 26

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Our own thoughts can play such a role in our lives. If you put in your mind that you can’t do something, then you’re already setting yourself up for failure or disappointment. If you tell yourself that you can do it, then you will have a better results. The way to start your day, with […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 23

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One who doesn’t need to look for happiness is the happy one. One who looks for happiness is like a dog chasing its tail. They know it is there, but can never grab hold. One who is happy is  like a dog wagging its tail. They don’t question its existence, but enjoy the wag.

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Word of the Day – May 23 – Scavenger

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Noun: Scavenger  (SKAV-un-jer) Definition: 1. One that scavenges, such as a garbage or junk collector. 2. An organism that typically feeds on refuse or carrion. Sample sentence: The owner of the new antique shop is an ace scavenger whose skills were honed during college trash-picking outings.

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