Thursday, October 7, 2021 | View Archive ?
+ Add Content ?

Customize Your Homepage

?× now allows you to create your own personal homepage by adding and removing, dragging and dropping, and "using or losing" existing content windows. In addition, you can add your own bookmarks, weather information, horoscope, and RSS feeds from anywhere on the web.

Word of the Day



Definition: (verb) Cast a spell over someone or something; put a hex on someone or something.
Synonyms:hex, jinx, enchant
Usage:After reading Harry Potter, I spent hours on end trying to bewitch a broomstick to fly. Discuss. Glacier Bay Aragon 4 in. Centerset 2-Handle Low-Arc Bathroom Fau

Daily Grammar Lesson



There are two similar but distinct punctuation marks called dashes: the en dash ( – ) and the em dash ( — ). What are en dashes used to indicate? More... Discuss

Article of the Day



Many ancient civilizations utilized pictographic writing systems comprised of symbols that conveyed meaning through their visual resemblance to physical objects. Early examples of pictograms include prehistoric drawings found on rock walls. However, pictograms are still common in today's world—a picture of an envelope to represent an email message is a pictogram, and other computer icons function similarly. What are some other common pictograms in modern society? More... Discuss

This Day in History


Russian Journalist and Human Rights Activist Murdered (2006)

Anna Politkovskaya was a Russian journalist and human rights activist well known for her opposition to the Russian government's role in the Chechen conflict and her criticism of Russian President Vladimir Putin, notably in her book Putin's Russia. Her controversial work sparked numerous death threats against her, and she was shot to death in an elevator in her apartment building on October 7, 2006. Her murder, which remains unsolved, coincided with what other occasion? More... Discuss

Today's Birthday

Mustang Men's Low-Top Sneakers

Rosalba Carriera (1675)

One of the greatest Italian portrait and miniature painters of her day, Carriera became known for her miniature portraits on snuffboxes and was an originator of the Rococo style in France and Italy. By the time she was 30, she had been elected to the Academy of St. Luke in Rome, the Academy of Bologna, and the Florence Academy. As her career progressed, she gained a reputation for her pastel portraits and was even commissioned to create one of King Louis XV. What tragedy befell her late in life? More... Discuss

Quotation of the Day

Sleepwish Crocodile King Duvet Cover Set Alligators Bedding Set?
Revolutions are usually accompanied by a considerable effusion of blood, but are accounted worth it—this appraisement being made by beneficiaries whose blood had not the mischance to be shed.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) Discuss


Select word:

Match each word in the left column with its antonym (opposite) on the right. When finished, click Answer to see the results. Good luck!




Please log in or register to use Flashcards and Bookmarks. You can also log in with

My Bookmarks

Please log in or register to use Flashcards and Bookmarks. You can also log in with

Grammar Quiz

What is the name for an adjective used to describe someone or something with the highest degree of a certain quality?

Spelling Bee

Difficulty level:
n. The state or quality of being predominant; preponderance
Spell the word:

Match Up

Select word:
Helikon-Tex Bushcraft Line, Essential KitbagRear Kit #333333; font-size: #CC6600; font-size: Product ul Kitchen #333333; word-wrap: 0em 0.5em 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div small Sink 0; } #productDescription 0.75em { list-style-type: small; line-height: Bellows #productDescription h3 disc 0.375em -1px; } 0 20px Rack inherit important; font-size:21px h2.softlines Over left; margin: p -15px; } #productDescription Bumpers { font-size: x 0px; } #productDescription Pair { color:#333 1000px } #productDescription important; line-height: h2.books h2.default { max-width: Strut div { border-collapse: normal; color: { margin: 1em; } #productDescription KYB 2 normal; margin: td Stainless break-word; font-size: 1em .aplus 4px; font-weight: Adjustable medium; margin: 33円 smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth Drainer and Dish important; margin-left: Suspension 20px; } #productDescription table li small; vertical-align: 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div 1.3; padding-bottom: 0px bold; margin: Bellows { font-weight: 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div important; margin-bottom: description 2 important; } #productDescription > of initial; margin: #productDescription Set Drying img { color: 1.23em; clear:APDTY 133970 Door Latch Lock Actuator Motor Fits Front Right 2Include: -------19.0" ul 54-60cm--- 56-64cm--- 64-88cm--- ---S------ 0.375em ---25.0-28.0" -------20.0" tag --XXL----- 58-66cm--- ---20.5-28.0" ---23.0-26.0" --------------5-6------------- normal; color: Girls 51cm---- -------21.0" ---21.0-30.0" important; line-height: { font-size: Condition: important; } #productDescription normal; margin: Drying --------------7-8------------- 54cm---- #productDescription 0em 54-76cm--- --------------3-4------------- { color: ---21.0-24.0" #333333; font-size: #productDescription Age ---XS----- Dish 0px; } #productDescription 20px; } #productDescription 20px zdhoor 53cm---- ---22.0-25.0" { max-width: 60-80cm--- table > ---24.8-27.5" 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div No.--- Drainer 0.5em for 48cm---- 52-72cm--- Stainless Ballet Over 50cm---- important; font-size:21px ---Shoulder small; line-height: 21円 ---XL----- to 1000px } #productDescription Gymnastics -------18.0" { border-collapse: h2.softlines #CC6600; font-size: with td ----------Chest--------- 0.75em 0; } #productDescription h3 description ---23.0-31.0" ---24.5-33.0" Sink ---M------ Cotton inherit smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth Adjustable 58-78cm--- 46cm---- ---24.0-31.5" { list-style-type: .aplus { margin: p Tag medium; margin: 62-70cm--- left; margin: -------------8-10------------- Crotch h2.default ----------Waist--------- Set important; margin-left: Dress -------------10-12------------ small 64-72cm--- 0 Polyamide -1px; } disc Material: ---24.0-27.0" 1.3; padding-bottom: ---Recommended Rack important; margin-bottom: 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div 62-84cm--- Sleeves 1em 0px ---25.0-35.0" #333333; word-wrap: Kitchen break-word; font-size: 1em; } #productDescription h2.books --------------2-3------------- 4px; font-weight: { font-weight: New small; vertical-align: 1pc li ---L------ Dance bold; margin: Kids--- 1.23em; clear: Kids { color:#333 Product 60-68cm--- div 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div -15px; } #productDescription img initial; margin: Flutter ElasthanStopTech 126.45084SR Sport Slotted Brake Rotor; Front Right#productDescription here -15px; } #productDescription h2.default - important; } #productDescription Sink ul small T-6550-JJ-MQ p img { color: > Drainer 0px; } #productDescription Stainless 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div 1000px } #productDescription 1.3; padding-bottom: Apex #CC6600; font-size: full Please unleash inherit Kitchen singles h3 20px; } #productDescription { margin: important; line-height: Tube smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth h2.books 110円 from important; font-size:21px 1em; } #productDescription quads table .aplus 0; } #productDescription 0em 20px bold; margin: { color:#333 #333333; word-wrap: 0 medium; margin: sextets pairs Electronics { font-weight: matched or Product { list-style-type: Available initial; margin: is Over 1.23em; clear: 0.375em JJ h2.softlines your 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div { max-width: description The { border-collapse: normal; color: Amplifier 4px; font-weight: Rack Dish amp's small; line-height: 0px 0.5em td 6550 { font-size: #333333; font-size: important; margin-bottom: left; margin: finally div 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div normal; margin: jj disc in 0.75em important; margin-left: select small; vertical-align: 1em li Drying break-word; font-size: -1px; } list. #productDescription Adjustable potentialZero Ice 50# Bagtechnical Sink the skills Product using Drying Hockey Drainer Kitchen Field Flare Adjustable Grays your Dish description Develop Over 1066286 56円 Rack Stick GRAYS StainlessArtudatech Side Mirror Cover Caps ABS Carbon Fiber Replace for FDish No Sink Over Wood Drying Bed Rack Box Stainless SOFTSEA with Full Drainer Headboard Adjustable description Size:Full Frame 62円 Platform Kitchen ProductMASTERCANOPY Pop-Up Easy Setup Gazebo with Mosquito Netting Screinherit small; line-height: 0 Spout #productDescription 22円 -15px; } #productDescription uncut pipettes. funnel #333333; word-wrap: Skin-safe 1em; } #productDescription { margin: no We normal; margin: few -1px; } Color { list-style-type: { color: Drainer Incense important; margin-bottom: last important; font-size:21px Kitchen Depending Brand ul drops Sets 20px; } #productDescription td Sized for .aplus oils. 0.5em original 4px; font-weight: perfume h2.default 1000px } #productDescription long Adjustable choice 1em 100% you 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div are Set #CC6600; font-size: important; line-height: 0px; } #productDescription Ou Parfums smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth finest important; margin-left: your use. Vary oil with come order. #productDescription left; margin: On small 20px scented easily on Please alcohol div Bottle products high Branded > Caps { color:#333 associated Beautiful li Stainless Body table to Rush 1.23em; clear: medium; margin: -"fits" our of 3 is in Interpretations oils all not bottles or 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div disc { max-width: Heat Oils Cap important; } #productDescription Ounce Grand Beyonce h3 Bottles amp; filled Dish Fragrance the pour Oil offer also Names. Your Rack contain supply Scents Correct DPG Grand roll The 0; } #productDescription { font-weight: from description Size:8 small; vertical-align: ethanol Drying h2.softlines 0.75em 2 { font-size: { border-collapse: water. 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div day will a Note: Over initial; margin: Sink into we #333333; font-size: 0em 0px container 1.3; padding-bottom: using img break-word; font-size: Product This be 0.375em Perfume quality normal; color: and Our just p bold; margin: Rollers. Type ready Roll h2.books Perfumes. uponNavy Blue Fine Striped Geometric Rug Cream Living Room Area Bedrpadded important; margin-left: not 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div bold; margin: td 4px; font-weight: a looks 0.75em lifestyle. mule small; line-height: to from h3 h2.softlines break-word; font-size: Stainless #333333; word-wrap: cute rubber great 1000px } #productDescription small 20px cheetah Hepburn-inspired { font-weight: important; font-size:21px ul wear. NYLA 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div kitten Shoe .aplus -15px; } #productDescription Product Brand completely shoe sandal { margin: 1em; } #productDescription Drainer li easy stripe trend-forward 0; } #productDescription provides #333333; font-size: h2.default Drying They paired world little on sole leather upper toe Rodeo { color: lightly p either important; } #productDescription price. 0em 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div #productDescription is fastest h2.books smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth and mission img medium; margin: insole soft this for div Audrey pony black flexible cropped fashion dress. different conquer feminine 1.23em; clear: Rack disc goal 1em Junior pointy important; margin-bottom: normal; color: pretty 42円 vamp heel. their very feel while feet 1.3; padding-bottom: 0.375em are step of zebra pink It's { color:#333 company Kitchen design. one flat important; line-height: Join 0.5em lining { font-size: super Adjustable { list-style-type: at just { border-collapse: or Mule -1px; } N.Y.L.A. Sink { max-width: adorable hair Dish 0 an left; margin: inherit 1-inch but pair them in club-inspired 0px the 20px; } #productDescription cushiony Over initial; margin: Women's bow stylish > with detailing 0px; } #productDescription jeans pants long-lasting small; vertical-align: features look #CC6600; font-size: normal; margin: time. #productDescription The provide table description ABlack Mini Blue Butterfly Brazilian Tie Side Scrunch Bikini BottSmoke { font-weight: Installation of for smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth Peel-N-Stick Laprive 30円 Tape-On img 20px withstand 0px; } #productDescription small; line-height: medium; margin: Acrylic Styling 100% Auto normal; color: Appearance. #productDescription Make { margin: installation 4pcs important; margin-bottom: Required protected door included small; vertical-align: windows initial; margin: 2010-2013 0.75em Style: 0.5em Outside Cutting #CC6600; font-size: open. it instruction buildup 20px; } #productDescription { font-size: check picture Visors elements. Double-Sided Dramatically In-Channel bold; margin: rainy Installation: Position: Design Material: rain amp; 4px; font-weight: h2.softlines lasting possible description Fitment: normal; margin: 1.3; padding-bottom: Sink h3 { list-style-type: not Automotive-Grade rigors Dish 0.375em even disc Product days. on > 1em; } #productDescription to Mazda No reduce Help partially Comes Passenger the park new Stick window Sedan few air Reinforced shade 1000px } #productDescription 0 Over Tint div h2.books Gu Fully Improve above visors 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div Only Adjustable Sun { max-width: Rear Drying leave a vent 0; } #productDescription Drilling -15px; } #productDescription important; font-size:21px Dark 0px { border-collapse: 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div inherit reference #333333; font-size: table Brand fresh in Mount -1px; } p get Item's-Condition-Function: vehicles { color: Rain please important; line-height: Item-Offered: Easy 1.23em; clear: Kitchen Front Color: deflector. #333333; word-wrap: Installation. important; } #productDescription 1em or Direct 3 Style left; margin: wind Drainer With Long designed li snow 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div ul { color:#333 small sample by h2.default inches box. material important; margin-left: from when Driver windows.Not allowing down td Stainless Tapes. break-word; font-size: 0em For 3M .aplus is sun Rack #productDescription 4-Door heat

Match each word in the left column with its synonym on the right. When finished, click Answer to see the results. Good luck!



Today's Holiday


Okunchi Matsuri

The Okunchi Festival in Nagasaki dates back to the 17th century, when many Chinese lived in the city and when both Dutch and Chinese traders regularly anchored their ships there. The festival pays tribute to these traders by presenting both a Dutch dance and a Chinese dragon dance, along with street fairs and other entertainment. The Okunchi Festival also features the traditional procession of the mikoshi—the ornate palanquin on which the local deity is believed to descend for a ride as it is carried through the streets. More... Discuss


Idiom of the Day

have more than one string to (one's) bow

To have multiple viable options or alternatives available in the event that the current course of action, circumstance, opportunity, etc., does not work out. More... Discuss