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How Fancy Is Your Vocabulary?

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For all my fellow word-lovers out there, here’s a list of 50 fancy words compiled by the New York Times. How did these words make the list? Well, the NYT has some dandy technology that allows its online readers to click upon an unfamiliar word within its articles to quickly…

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My Kind of Superhero: WordGirl

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Here’s a superhero for all word nerds! PBS has announced a new cartoon series called WordGirl. WordGirl is a superhero with a superior vocabulary. Each episode introduces a word and uses that word multiple times within various contexts so that its meaning and pronunciation can be grasped. And in every…

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