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Adjective: Germane  (jer-MAYN) Definition: Being at once relevant and appropriate: fitting. Sample sentence: While his comments were witty and entertaining, they weren’t particularly germane to the overall discussion.

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Freedom in the mind, faith in the words, pride in our souls…let’s salute those great men and women who made this possible.

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Noun: Gamification  (gay-muh-fuh-KAY-shun) Definition: The process of adding games or gamelike elements to something so as to encourage participation. Sample sentence: The teacher was always looking for a new gamification  to use with her students to make math more fun.

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No one can be perfectly free until all are free. No one can be perfectly moral until all are moral. No one can be perfectly happy until all are happy.

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Adjective: Sophomoric  ( sahf-MOR-ik) Definition: 1. Conceited and overconfident of knowledge but poorly informed and immature. 2. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a sophomore. Sample sentence: Judd’s behavior at the party was sophomoric, but I’ve seen a more mature side to him in other settings.

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Enjoy every moment you have, because in life there are no rewinds, only flashbacks. Make sure it’s all worth it.

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Noun: Fracking  (FRACK-ing) Definition: The injection of fluid into shale beds under high pressure in order to free up petroleum resources such as oil or natural gas. Sample sentence: Many environmental supporters have been urging the state government officials to vote for a bill that would ban fracking.

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You may not know what is going to happen when you try, but if you do not try, nothing will happen.  Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow. Keep trying!

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Verb: Evince  (ih-VINSS) Definition: 1. To constitute outward evidence of. 2. To display clearly: reveal. Sample sentence: Melanie seemed to evince an interest in art at an early age, so nobody was surprised when she grew up to be an award-winning illustrator.

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Respect the old when you are young. Help the weak when you are strong. Confess the fault when you are wrong. Do these things now because one day in life you will be old, weak and wrong.

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