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  • Word of the Day
    labyrinthine

    lae b@ rIn thihn  [or]  lae b@ rIn thin

    adjective
    1.  of, resembling, or forming a labyrinth.
    We followed our guide through the labyrinthine catacombs.

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  • Vocabulary of the Day
    landlocked

    laend lakt

    adjective
    lacking access to the sea.
    Paraguay and Bolivia are the only landlocked countries in South America; all the other countries border the Atlantic or Pacific Oceans, or both in the case of Colombia.

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Dec
05
2013

indeed

Posted in Academic Vocabulary of the Day by admin2

ihn did

adverb
definition:  without any question or doubt; truly; in fact.
example:  She was indeed the best swimmer on the team.
example:  He had indeed stolen the jewels, but no one was ever able to prove it.
example:  You’re right.  These are delicious pastries indeed!

interjection
definition:  used to express a strong reaction of agreement, doubt, surprise or the like to what someone has just said.
example:  Indeed!  Well, if he seriously thinks he’s qualified to do my job, he’s very much mistaken!

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