A new broom sweeps clean
New leadership injects energy.
A New Hope for Tired Clichés
What is a cliché? Dictionaries vary in particulars about the definition of cliché, but they all agree that a cliché is not a good thing; you will not find a definition that assesses clichés appreciatively, and chances are that when you use the word, it is either to lament that you do not have at hand a better expression, or to suggest that someone else’s …
It’s Here: A New Month And A New Word Of The Day Quiz!
New month, new quiz! Don’t be a timeserver . . . improve yourself and take this quiz! If the quiz doesn’t display, please try opening in the Chrome browser. Improve your vocabulary with our Visual Word of the Day videos. See this week’s here. Tell us your favorite word from this week below (and share it with your friends on Facebook and Twitter)!
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