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Swaiyam  Identity Verified
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May 17, 2003

A couple of pretty interesting sites I came across today



Online Books:

http://promo.net/pg/



A word a day:

http://wordsmith.org/awad/index.html


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xxxCHENOUMI  Identity Verified
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Thanks for sharing. May 17, 2003

I am quite used to the second site. The only downside is that I got inundated by so many emails that I had to unsubscribe.



Otherwise, fine. Meanwhile, enjoy it while you can.



*Sandra

[ This Message was edited by: CHENOUMI on 2003-05-17 21:07]


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thanks May 18, 2003



2003-05-17 12:54 Swaiyam wrote:



A couple of pretty interesting sites I came across today



Online Books:

http://promo.net/pg/



A word a day:

http://wordsmith.org/awad/index.html



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Paul Dixon  Identity Verified
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Another site Apr 27, 2010

Another site offering a Word of the Day every day is:

www.dictionary.com

You can get the word of the day entirely FREE by informing your e-mail address and then clicking on "Sign Up".

Ah, and today's Word of the Day is "quash".


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Swaiyam  Identity Verified
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2003? Apr 29, 2010

Hallo Paul

By the way, how did you come across this posting? It's from 200 ... 3. That seems like a hundred years ago.

Regards,
Anu


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Answer to Swaiyam Apr 29, 2010

I wanted to share the word of the day site, so conducted a search and your thread came up. Whenever I want to make a contribution, first I see if there is already a thread going.

Today's Word of the Day is "valetudinarian".

I've just seen that you can even have the Word of the Day tweeted to you.


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