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Word of the Day – July 23 – Episodic

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Adjective: Episodic  (ep-ih-SOH-dik) Definition: Happening at irregular intervals. Example sentence: Bruce is plagued by episodic migraines.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 22

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Persist until something happens.

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Word of the Day – July 22 – Hoosegow

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Noun: Hoosegow  (HOOSS-gow) Definition: Jail. Example sentence: The perpetrator was sentenced to three months in the hoosegow.

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Word of the Day – July 21 – Bunkum

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Noun: Bunkum  (BUNG-kum) Definition: Insincere or foolish talk:  nonsense. Example sentence: I hesitated to voice my opinions, fearful that my companions would deride my views as bunkum.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 21

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Strong people stand up for themselves, but stronger people stand up for others.

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Word of the Day – July 20 – Foist

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Verb: Foist (FOIST) Definition: 1. a: To  introduce or insert surreptitiously or without warrant. 1. b: To force another to accept especially by stealth or deceit. 2. To pass off as genuine or worthy. Example sentence: It is possible to talk about politics without trying to foist your beliefs upon others.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 20

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Allow yourself to be a beginner. No one starts off being excellent.  

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Word of the Day – July 17 – Majuscule

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Noun: Majuscule  (MAJ-uh-skyool) Definition: A large letter, such as a capital. Example sentence: I can always recognize my brother’s handwriting at a quick glance based on how elaborately the majuscule at the beginning of a sentence dwarfs the other letters.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 17

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Change is a process, not an event.

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Word of the Day – July 16 – Cachinnate

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Verb: Cachinnate (KAK-uh-neyt) Definition: To laugh loudly or immoderately. Example sentence: My friend Carly will cachinnate at even the least amusing parts at the movies, which makes me want to crawl under the seats and pretend not to know her.

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