Wondrous Word Wednesday, Writing, Writing Ideas

WWW: Wondrous Word Wednesday

Today’s word….(drum roll)….

exacerbate: verb – to increase in severity or violence; to make worse

Sentence: Janet was already mad at Amanda, but the rumor Janet spread about Haley’s boyfriend just exacerbated the already tense situation.

Have fun using this word!

Happy “wordsmithing!”

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Wondrous Word Wednesday

WWW: Wondrous Word Wednesday

Internet symbol www connected to a mouseI love words. My students groan every time I pass out a new vocabulary sheet for a unit, but I truly think that learning new vocabulary is extremely important. My brain just feels stagnant when I don’t learn new things. Wednesdays will be my dedication to making sure your brain does not become stagnant. Try some of the WWW words in your daily conversation or in your writing. While some of the words might seem familiar, I’m really just hoping to remind you to use unique words. Here is the first WWW post. If you have any WWW words that you would like to add, feel free to post them in the comments. Or post a sentence using the WWW word from today.

Today’s Word…….. (Drum Roll)………

ARDOR: noun – great warmth or feeling; passion

Sentence: The ardor I felt for Mike eventually resulted in our marriage two years later.

Hope you have fun using this word.

Happy “wordsmithing”!