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Word of the Day

Learn a new word or idiom or phrase every day

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All our words are used in current English and we hear or read them within days of using them here!

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Today's Word/phrase:

inspiration

thoughts and ideas that cause people to produce something especially in the arts

  • Her visit to the waterfall was the inspiration for this amazing painting.

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Recent Words of the Day

  

home truth

something about yourself you wouldn't want to hear

  •  it's time somebody told her some home truths!

bone idle

very lazy

  •  I can't believe he keeps his job, he's bone idle!

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This Week!

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