Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday's Writing #No 16

Tuesday's Writing  #No 16

Each week I will post three words. You write something using the words. Then come back and post a link in the comments and I will link you up in the post below prompts so others can read your work, I advise you to read other's work too so we can all benefit and make comments. Don't worry if it's not Tuesday you can post until Monday the next week or if you want post and I'll try to include you in the previous week's posts. Comments can encourage enrich and invigorate writers and poets offerings so please share the love.



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Prompts this week: spurious, euphony, pandemic


Definitions below:

Prompts: 

Spurious- adjective
not being what it purports to be; false or fake.
"separating authentic and spurious claims"
 (of a line of reasoning) apparently but not actually valid.
"this spurious reasoning results in nonsense"
archaic
(of offspring) illegitimate.
Euphony- noun
the quality of being pleasing to the ear, especially through a harmonious combination of words.
the tendency to make phonetic change for ease of pronunciation.
Pandemic 
:occurring over a wide geographic area and affecting an exceptionally high proportion of the population pandemic malaria
eg. The 1918 flu was pandemic and claimed millions of lives.
:occurring over a wide geographic area and affecting an exceptionally high proportion of the population pandemic malaria
eg. The 1918 flu was pandemic and claimed millions of lives.


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    Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    Tuesday's Writing #No 15

    Tuesday's Writing  #No 15

    Each week I will post three words. You write something using the words. Then come back and post a link in the comments and I will link you up in the post below prompts so others can read your work, I advise you to read other's work too so we can all benefit and make comments. Don't worry if it's not Tuesday you can post until Monday the next week or if you want post and I'll try to include you in the previous week's posts. Comments can encourage enrich and invigorate writers and poets offerings so please share the love.



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    Prompts this week: assess, subconscious, destiny,    

    Definitions below:

    Prompts: 

    assess 

    verb
    1. evaluate or estimate the nature, ability, or quality of.
      "the committee must assess the relative importance of the issues"
       
                                      
      "we need more time to assess the situation"
      • calculate or estimate the price or value of.
        "the damage was assessed at $5 billion"
      • set the value of a tax, fine, etc., for (a person or property) at a specified level.
        "all empty properties will be assessed at 50 percent"
    subconscious 
    noun


    adjective
    1.     of or concerning the part of the mind of which one is not fully aware but which influences one's actions and feelings.
      "my subconscious fear"

    noun
    1. the subconscious part of the mind (not in technical use in psychoanalysis, where unconscious is preferred).
       
      synonyms:(unconscious) mind, imagination, inner(most) self, psyche
      "the creative powers of the subconscious"

    destiny 

    1. noun
      1. the events that will necessarily happen to a particular person or thing in the future.
        "she was unable to control her own destiny"
        • the hidden power believed to control what will happen in the future; fate.
          "he believes in destiny"


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      Monday, October 2, 2017

      Tuesday's Writing #No 14-

      Tuesday's Writing  #No 14

      Each week I will post three words. You write something using the words. Then come back and post a link in the comments and I will link you up in the post below prompts so others can read your work, I advise you to read other's work too so we can all benefit and make comments. Don't worry if it's not Tuesday you can post until Monday the next week or if you want post and I'll try to include you in the previous week's posts. Comments can encourage enrich and invigorate writers and poets offerings so please share the love.



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      Prompts this week: lexicon, farceur, redaction

      Definitions below:

      Prompts: 

      lexicon (plural lexia)

      -
      noun

      a book containing an alphabetical arrangement of the words in a language and their definitions :
      • the vocabulary of a language, an individual speaker or group of speakers, or a subject

      • computer terms that have been added to the lexicon
      the total stock of morphemes in a language
      farceur 
      noun


      Definition:

      1 : jokerwag
      2 : a writer or actor of farce or satire

      Examples

      Grace's class presentation went very well, but she could have done without the snide remarks from the farceurs at the back of the room.

      redaction- 

      1. noun

      2. Definition:

      1. :an act or instance of redacting something

                                     a work that has been redacted.



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        Monday, September 25, 2017

        Tuesday's Writing #No 13

        Tuesday's Writing  #No 13

        Each week I will post three words. You write something using the words. Then come back and post a link in the comments and I will link you up in the post below prompts so others can read your work, I advise you to read other's work too so we can all benefit and make comments. Don't worry if it's not Tuesday you can post until Monday the next week or if you want post and I'll try to include you in the previous week's posts. Comments can encourage enrich and invigorate writers and poets offerings so please share the love.



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        Prompts this week: luminance, essential, capacity

        Definitions below:

        Prompts: luminance-

        noun
        1. the intensity of light emitted from a surface per unit area in a given direction.
          • the component of a television signal that carries information on the brightness of the image.
        es·sen·tial

        adjective
        1.     absolutely necessary; extremely important.


          "it is essential to keep up-to-date records"

          synonyms:crucialnecessarykeyvitalindispensableimportantall-important, of the essence, criticalimperativemandatorycompulsoryobligatoryMore



        2. .

          (of a disease) with no known external stimulus or cause; idiopathic.


          "essential hypertension"
        noun
        1. .
          a thing that is absolutely necessary.


          "we had only the bare essentials in the way of gear"

          synonyms:necessityprerequisiterequisiterequirementneed




        1. capacity- the maximum amount that something can contain.
          1. The ability to or power to do, experience, or understand something

          2. .



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          1. Sheilagh Lee                 poem  http://poeticyearnings.blogspot.ca/2017/09/blog-post.html
          2. Sheilagh Lee        story  http://sheilaghlee.blogspot.ca/2017/09/tuesdays-writing-no-13-siren.html

          Monday, September 18, 2017

          Tuesday's Writing #No 12

          Tuesday's Writing  #No 12

          Each week I will post three words. You write something using the words. Then come back and post a link in the comments and I will link you up in the post below prompts so others can read your work, I advise you to read other's work too so we can all benefit and make comments. Don't worry if it's not Tuesday you can post until Monday the next week or if you want post and I'll try to include you in the previous week's posts. Comments can encourage enrich and invigorate writers and poets offerings so please share the love.



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          Prompts this week: scribe, clandestine, toxic
          Definitions below:

          Prompts: Scribe- noun a member of a learned class in ancient Israel through the New Testament times studying the Scriptures and serving as copyist, editors and jurists.
          -an official or puplice secretary or clerk; a copier of manuscripts.
          Writer specifically a journalist

          Clandestine- 
          1. Characterized by done in or executed with concealment, especially for purposes of subversion...
          2. Me.Felt drew on his espionage experience in 1972 when he E: insisted that the Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward



          Toxic-adjective

          1. :containing or being poisonous material especially when capable of causing death or serious debilitation 

            • toxic waste
             

              toxic radioactive gas
             
              an insecticide highly toxic to birds



            :exhibiting symptoms of infection or toxicosis 


              the patient became toxic two days later



            :extremely harsh, malicious, or harmful 


              toxic sarcasm
            :relating to or being an asset that has lost so much value that it cannot be sold on the market
                              






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            Tuesday's Writing #No 16

            Tuesday's Writing  #No 16 Each week I will post three words. You write something using the words.  Then come back and post a link in...