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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 19

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If you never chase what you want, you will never get it. If you never ask, the answer is always no. If you never step forward, you will always be in the same place.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 18 – Leitmotif

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Noun: Leitmotif  (LYTE-moh-teef) Definition: 1. A melodic phrase or figure that accompanies the reappearance of an idea, person or situation in a music drama. 2. A dominant recurring theme. Sample sentence: The overcoming of obstacles is the leitmotif of Anna’s autobiography.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 18

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Not all the time a joke is intended to make you laugh. Sometimes it is intended to make you think.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 17 – Rife

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Adjective: Rife  (RYFE) Definition: 1. Prevalent especially to an increasing degree. 2. Abundant, common. 3. Copiously supplied: abounding. Sample sentence: After the newspaper’s managing editor was fired,  speculation was rife about who would replace him.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 17

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Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 14 – Clowder

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Noun: Clowder  (KLOU-der) Definition: A group or cluster of cats. Sample sentence: A clowder of scrawny cats was busy in a heap of fish bones, while a couple of others groomed themselves in the doorways of the alley.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 14

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Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 13 – Threnody

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Noun: Threnody  (THREN-uh-dee) Definition: A song of lamentation for the dead: elegy. Sample sentence: Christina wrote the poem as a threnody for her grandmother, who died the previous spring.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 13

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Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 12 – Hallowed

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Adjective: Hallowed  (HAL-ohd) Definition: 1. Holy, consecrated. 2. Sacred, revered. Sample sentence: Those who enter Arlington Cemetery should remember they walk on hallowed ground.

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