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Word of the Day – Dec. 2 – Etymology

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Noun: Etymology  (eh-tuh-MAH-luh-jee) Definition: 1: The history of a word or phrase shown by tracing its development and relationships. 2: A branch of linguistics dealing with etymologies. Example sentence: As the etymology of “December” reports, the month gets its name from the Latin “decem” meaning “ten” – a nod to its former status as the […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 2

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The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion.

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Word of the Day – Dec. 1 – Winkle

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Verb: Winkle  (WING-kul) Definition: To pry something out of a place. Example sentence: When playing with his dog, Jason always has a hard time trying to winkle a ball from the dog’s mouth.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – December 1

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There are some things that money cannot buy, like manners, morals, intelligence and class.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 30 – Paragon

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Noun: Paragon  (PAIR-uh-gahn) Definition: A model of excellence or perfection. Example sentence: The new clothing company  is a paragon of growth, especially in the job market.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 30

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It’s not what we have in life, but who we have in our life that matters.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 27

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Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 27 – Henotheism

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Noun: Henotheism  (HEN-uh-thee-iz-um) Definition: The worship of one god without denying the existence of other gods. Example sentence: In ancient Egyptian henotheism, the sun was the supreme deity over many lesser deities.

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Sunny Fm Thought of the Day – Nov. 26

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On this Thanksgiving Day, for just a moment, step out of your situation  and just be. Find something, no matter how small, to be thankful for because in giving thanks, you will be lightening your load, even if for only a moment

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Word of the Day – Nov. 26 – Splendiferous

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Adjective: Splendiferous  (splen-DIF-er-uhs) Definition: Splendid; magnificent; fine. Example sentence: Alice told her mother to go rest and let her do the dishes,  because she deserved it after she had cooked  such a splendiferous Thanksgiving dinner.

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