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Belated Vocabulary!

This week was a bit crazy, and I neglected my linguistic duties this weekemd! Terribly sorry. So, now I present: Words of the Week!

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Words of the Week 15/2015 – Dalai Lama

Words of the Week 15/2015

Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama is a lama of the Gelug or “Yellow Hat” school of Tibetan Buddhism, founded by Tsongkhapa (1357–1419). 66 more words

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Words of the Week 14/2015 – Elvis Presley

Words of the Week 14/2015

Elvis Presley

Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as “the King of Rock and Roll”, or simply, “the King”. 166 more words

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VOCABULARY!!!

This week, I’ve got some words that are probably pretty familiar, but are prehaps a bit hazy on the actual defintion. I know that I’ve seen the words around, and after looking them realized that some of the places I’ve seen them are probably not actually places they belong… 65 more words

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Words of the Week 13/2015 - Buddha

Words of the Week 13/2015

Buddha

Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhārtha Gautama, Shakyamuni, or simply the Buddha, was a sage on whose teachings Buddhism was founded. 149 more words

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DOLOROUS*

adjective do·lor·ous \ˈdō-lə-rəs also ˈdä-\

do·lor·ous·ly adverb

do·lor·ous·ness noun

  1: Causing, marked by, or expressing misery or grief. 18 more words

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Unlearning.

This afternoon, one of my friends was telling a group of us about her grandson and his latest exploits. We marveled at how young children are such enthusiastic supporters of the notion that they are the center of the universe. 122 more words

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