Daily Archives: September 15, 2019

I got 100% on Mismatch! Can you?


I got 100% on Mismatch! Can you?
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Horoscope♉: 09/15/2019


Horoscope♉:
09/15/2019

Don’t let others push you around today, Taurus. People may talk themselves up, but there’s little behind the words. Be careful that you don’t misfire. This is a day to care about you and your needs. Take steps toward making sure you’re getting what you want. Connect with people you’ve met recently. There’s significance in these serendipitous meetings.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Holiday: Honduras Independence Day


Today’s Holiday:
Honduras Independence Day

Honduras joined four other Central American countries—Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Nicaragua—in declaring independence from Spain on September 15, 1821. Independence Day is a national holiday and festivities are especially colorful in the capital city of Tegucigalpa. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Birthday: Dame Agatha Christie (1890)


Today’s Birthday:
Dame Agatha Christie (1890)

Christie, a British mystery novelist and playwright known for her detective figures Hercule Poirot and Miss Jane Marple, wrote over 75 novels, including Murder on the Orient Express and And Then There Were None. Her books have been translated into 100 languages and have sold over 100 million copies, and her play The Mousetrap, still running after 23,000 performances, holds the record for longest initial run in theatrical history. What prompted Christie’s 1926 disappearance? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

This Day in History: Steam Locomotive John Bull


This Day in History:
Steam Locomotive John Bull

Operates for the First Time (1831)
The John Bull is a steam locomotive that ran on the Camden and Amboy Railroad, the first railroad built in New Jersey. Retired in 1866, the locomotive was acquired by the Smithsonian in 1885 and became the oldest operable steam locomotive in the world in 1981, when it was operated in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of its first use. Though its official name was Stevens, crews began calling it John Bull, and the name eventually stuck. What made them choose that name? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day: W. Somerset Maugham


Quote of the Day:
W. Somerset Maugham

There was an immeasurable distance between the quick and the dead: they did not seem to belong to the same species; and it was strange to think that but a little while before they had spoken and moved and eaten and laughed. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day: Tollund Man


Article of the Day:
Tollund Man

Tollund Man is the naturally mummified corpse of a man who lived around the 4th century BCE. He was found in 1950 in a peat bog on the Jutland Peninsula in Denmark. His head and face were so well-preserved by the bog that he was mistaken at the time of the discovery for a recent murder victim. He wore a sheepskin cap, his hair was cropped very short, and stubble on his chin and upper lip indicated that he had not shaved on the day of his death. How did this man end up dead in the bog? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: code of silence


Idiom of the Day:
code of silence

The practice of not disclosing important or vital information by members of a group, as due to the threat of violence, reprisal, being branded as a traitor, or an inherent sense of honor. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day: cross-grained


Word of the Day:
cross-grained

Definition: (adjective) Difficult to deal with.

Synonyms: contrarious

Usage: Gabriel Grub was an ill-conditioned, cross-grained, surly fellow—a morose and lonely man, who consorted with nobody but himself.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

ESL: WORDS TO DESCRIBE FOOD


ESL: WORDS TO DESCRIBE FOOD

ESL: WORDS TO DESCRIBE FOOD

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PHRASAL VERBS WITH “GO”


PHRASAL VERBS WITH

PHRASAL VERBS WITH “GO”

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ESL: Synonyms, Antonyms, Homonyms List


ESL: Synonyms, Antonyms, Homonyms List

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ESL: 250 Opposite Words List


ESL: 250 Opposite Words List

ESL: 250 Opposite Words List

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ESL: ALL ENGLISH TENSES


ESL: ALL ENGLISH TENSES

ESL: ALL ENGLISH TENSES

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ESL: LOOKING AT THE FUTURE FROM THE PAST- WHICH TENSE DO WE NEED?


ESL: LOOKING AT THE FUTURE FROM THE PAST- WHICH TENSE DO WE NEED?

ESL: LOOKING AT THE FUTURE FROM THE PAST- WHICH TENSE DO WE NEED?

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