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Thesauras

Hey guys, so, I am back here with some new and fascinating words, which, I am sure everyone of you will love to know and to use in future after knowing their simple meanings. 146 more words

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Illuminate: Ignite Change Through Speeches, Stories, Ceremonies, and Symbols

In Illuminate: Ignite Change Through Speeches, Stories, Ceremonies, and Symbols, Nancy Duarte introduces how stories, ceremonies and symbols can be used in your speeches to make them  125 more words

June Giveaway: The Right Word— Signed

Here’s your chance to win a copy of The Right Word, a Caldecott Honor book and Sibert Medal winner.

Two lucky winners will each receive one copy of… 38 more words

The Right Word

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English in today’s era is not a professional language anymore. It is spoken in day-to-day lives and being practised in almost every urbanised area. English is either the official language or one of the official languages in  195 more words

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Editor Emily's Favorite Phrases: June 13, 2017

Every week, I jot down the most colorful expressions I encounter while editing.

  • “spewing metonymical bullets”
  • “Pixar cognoscenti”
  • “orgasmic burst of multicolored static”
  • “a pioneer for mermaids”
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Book Review: Essential Thesaurus Construction

Vanda Broughton’s book Essential Thesaurus Construction is a great introduction to the thesaurus. Gleaning material from the MA in Information and Library Studies course that Broughton teaches at University College London, the volume provides an insight into the principles and practice of thesaurus construction, as well as providing broader application principles for vocabulary and retrieval tools. 47 more words

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Mind Boggling

“Man, that is really mind-boggling!”

Not my mind, but then, maybe my mind has already been boggled and I don’t know it. I don’t know what I said that got that reaction from her, nor do I even really know what she meant. 363 more words

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