Word of the Week: BAGATELLE

Bagatelle is a homophone as it has more than one meaning. It can refer to an insignificant thing or trifle. It also can refer to a game of billiards or similar game, and lastly it can mean a short … [Read more...]

Word of the Week: PRECIOUS

My Precious!! I think Precious is a great word for Valentine's Day! A friends' son was asked to write on why "Love is the most important thing". He wrote, that Love is not the most important … [Read more...]

Word of the Week: ABATTOIR

I used to work in a research lab that studied cell motility. My Professor noticed that the sperm cells of Ascaris suum use a different protein. Ascaris is a parasitic worm that lives in the … [Read more...]

Word of the Week: BADINAGE

WOOT! Woot! I think I have a new record! 3 weeks in a row!!! Some of you may have noticed that my "Word of the Week", was more like the "word of 'Whenever'". My New Years resolution is to keep my … [Read more...]

Word of the Week: DESOLATION

This weeks word is inspired by the Hobbit movie that recently came out. Desolation is the destruction of something. On our way to the movie my son and I were wondering if the "Desolation of Smaug" … [Read more...]

Word Of the Week: SMITE

Smite means to strike with a firm blow or to defeat someone. In the world of RPG's Palidins can smite evil. In this instance this is a very strong and firm blow, against an evil creature, and is … [Read more...]