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A word that’s spoken by a friend can reach Can touch, can move, can embrace in its sounds The inner soul where its vibrations teach. When cut off, silent,after sad defeat Such gentle words can break our sullen bonds … Continue reading
smart smɑːt/ adjective adjective: smart; comparative adjective: smarter; superlative adjective: smartest 1. (of a person) clean, tidy, and well dressed. “you look very smart” synonyms: well dressed, well turned out, fashionably dressed, fashionable, stylish, chic, modish, elegant, neat, besuited, spruce, … Continue reading
WORD OF THE DAY February 3, 2017 abyssal adjective | uh-BISS-ul Definition 1 : of or relating to the bottom waters of the ocean depths 2 : impossible to comprehend : unfathomable Scroll down for more about abyssal PLAY NOW … Continue reading
A word here about liking a poem. This should of course be our primary objective and motive. But to like is a function of the critical intelligence, as this passage by W. H. Auden makes clear: As readers, we remain in … Continue reading
truthn truːθ/ noun noun: truth the quality or state of being true. “he had to accept the truth of her accusation” synonyms: veracity, truthfulness, verity, sincerity, candour, honesty, genuineness; More antonyms: dishonesty, falsity that which is true or in accordance … Continue reading