Words of the Week

April 18, 2018

IWords Have Power imagen the quest to improve our students' communication skills while expanding the community lexicon, we like to introduce our "Words of the Week." Each week, we will feature a daily list of words that help enrich daily conversations and hopefully, lead to more meaningful, elevated dialogue. 

Monday: Arid (adjective) - 1. Having little or no rain; too dry or barren to support vegetation (of land or a climate). 2. lacking in interest, excitement, or meaning.

Tuesday: Circuitous (adjective) - Longer than the most direct way (of a route or journey)

Wednesday: Substrate (noun) - Any substance or layer lying underneath another; a surface on which an organism grows or is attached; the substance that is acted upon by an enzyme or ferment

Thursday: Directly proportional (adjective) - A relationship between two connected amounts, factors or quantities in which an increase in one causes an increase in the other

Friday: Inversely proprtional (adjective) - A relationship between two connected amounts, factors or quantities in which an increase in one causes a decrease in the other

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