Who knows, in a few years from now, the conventions can be replaced with this….
One interesting thing, if you missed…… For ‘A’ it has always be ‘Apple’ …
Haha … Lol !!
I have always had a passion for learing new words. When I encounter a new word, most of the time, I take a dictionary and search what it means. So, I thought why not learn a new word a day. I felt that it will help me familiarize myself with new words and hence slowly the necessity for a dictionary will reduce. Also, not to mention the vocabulary improvement. When I was thinking of this idea, somehow the saying ‘An Apple a Day keeps a Doctor away ‘. Hence, I coined this title.
Wiles (n) : Syn – Tricks, Artifice; Don’t fool me, I know all your wiles. — 02/05/2009
Allusion (n) : Syn – Reference, Mention; The book made an allusion to Plato. — 03/05/2009
Wanton : Syn – lewd, gratuitously cruel, merciless. — 04/05/2009
Iconoclast (n): Syn : nonconformist, rebel, dissenter, radical; I am an iconoclast. — 15/05/2009
Idiosyncrasies (n) : Syn – A structural or behavioral characteristic peculiar to an individual or group, Every computer program has its idiosyncrasies. — 21/05/2009
Carrel (n) : Syn – A partially partitioned nook in or near the stacks in a library, used for private study, Test-takers may be taking test in the neaby carrels. — 26/05/2009
Anecdote (n) : Syn – A short account of an interesting or humorous incident, That is one of the best “anecdotes” I’ve ever read! — 03/06/2009
panacea (n) : a remedy for all disease or ills; cure-all, an answer or solution for all problems or difficulties; His economic philosophy is a good one, but he tries to use it as a panacea. — 16/06/2009