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Feb 22, 2023This week’s theme
This week’s words
Adverbs are disappearing rapid.
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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adverb, adjective: Toward the left side.
From Latin sinister (left, left hand, unlucky). Earliest documented use: 1803.
“The ascending colon ... turns sinistrad.”
D.R. Khanna & P.R. Yadav; Biology of Mammals; Discovery; 2005.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Every man feels instinctively that all the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action. -James Russell Lowell, poet, editor, and diplomat (22 Feb 1819-1891)
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