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Word of the Day – Oct. 8 – Manqué

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Adjective: Manqué  (mahng-KAY) Definition: Short of or frustrated in the fulfillment of one’s aspirations or talents—used postpositively. Example sentence: Natalie is an actress manqué who moved to New York 10 years ago and is still looking for her first big break.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 8

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Never discredit your gut instinct. You are not paranoid. Your body can pick up on bad vibrations.  If something deep inside of you says that something is not right about a person or a situation, trust it.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 7 – Reprise

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Noun: Reprise  ( rih-PREEZ) Definition: A recurrence, renewal,  resumption of an action, a musical repetition or a repeated performance. Example sentence: The pop group will return to the stage of the auditorium where they first performed for a reprise of their early music.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 7

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Be careful how you speak to people and how you treat people. Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 6 – Haplology

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Noun: Haplology  (hap-LAH-luh-jee) Definition: The omission of one of two similar adjacent syllables or sounds in a word. (Example: Probly  instead of probably or libry instead of library.) Example sentence: The speech therapist assured the child’s parents that the tendency towards haplology will likely correct itself with age.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 6

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No need to think outside the box, simply realize there is no box.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 5 – Bailiwick

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Noun: Bailiwick  (BAY-lih-wik) Definition: The office or jurisdiction of a bailiff. 2. A special domain. Example sentence: Since the organization of the annual Halloween party is Rhonda’s bailiwick, you’ll have to let her know if you plan to bring something to the festivities this year.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 5

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People know your name, not your story. They’ve heard what you’ve done, but not what you’ve been through.  So take their opinions of you with a grain of salt. In the end, it’s not what others think, it’s what you think about yourself that counts.  Sometimes you have to do exactly what’s best for you […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 2

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When you look back on your life, notice the times you thought you were being rejected, but you were really being redirected to something better. Keep the faith that all things happen for a reason.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 2 – Peripeteia

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Noun: Peripeteia (per-uh-pi-TAHY-uh) Definition: A sudden turn of events or an unexpected reversal, especially in a literary work. Example sentence: The novel had an interesting peripeteia when the heroine, engaged to a very wealthy man with her sights set on living the life of luxury, decided to marry a missionary and spend her life teaching […]

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