Word 2 of the weekend: pop-up store

Why is it useful? It’s a trend you’ll see around the States, Canada, the UK, and Australia so it’s helpful to know what you’re seeing. πŸ™‚

Have you been to a pop-up store recently? Tell me about it.

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Courtesy: Google & Wikipedia

Word 1 of the weekend: acronym

Why is it useful? They’re used in slang, academic text for names or titles, and other common contexts. They make language shorter, which is sometimes necessary.

What are your favorite acronyms?

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Courtesy: Merriam-Webster Learner’s Dictionary

Word 2 of the weekend: imperfection

Why is it useful? It’s our imperfections that can make us unique. It’ll also be featured in a song for this week’s suggestion.

What imperfection makes you beautifully unique?

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Courtesy: Merriam-Webster Learner’s

Word 1 of the Weekend: karma

Why is it useful? I’m a firm believer in karma, and that people should treat each other kindly, especially how they would want to be treated.

Another expression: what goes around, comes around….

Β Are you a believer in karma? Do you have any first-hand experiences?

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Courtesy: Merriam-Webster Learner’s Dictionary

Word 2 of the Weekend: nauseous

Why is it useful? It’s a very common symptom of many illnesses, both serious and not.

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Courtesy: Merriam-Webster Learner’s

Word 1 of the Weekend: ripple effect

Why is it useful? The ripple effect can be a positively powerful influence, and can lead to so much beauty and happiness. πŸ’›β˜€οΈβœŒοΈπŸŒŽ

What ripple effect of positivity will you start today?

 

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Courtesy: Merriam-Webster Learner’s Dictionary

Word 1 of the Weekend: mishap

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Why is it useful? Unfortunately, accidents happen! Bad luck may be around us, so this word is handy to have. In fact, a mishap just happened to me: I dropped all my laundry soap! 😦
Courtesy: Merriam-Webster’s Learners Dictionary

Word 2 of the Weekend: foster

Why is it useful? Helping others grow is a beautiful thing, and can benefit the world. It can be used for people, animals, or some things.

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Courtesy: Merriam-Webster Learner’s Dictionary