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  A new page in the book of life:  Thursday, 28 July, 2016

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Toady's tidbits for today /
Don't skip breakfast! Start the day with some food for thought.

Words to keep
"A soul — a soul is nothing. Can you see it, smell it, touch it? No." —The Devil, played by Walter Huston (All that Money Can Buy — Dan Totheroth, screenwriter)

English language
Most of the essential verbs in English are hard to learn, because they're irregular. To give just a few examples: go/went/gone, do/did/done, think/thought/thought, see/saw/seen, have/had/had, eat/ate/eaten, drink/drank/drunk, speak/spoke/spoken, and sleep/slept/slept.

Toady's teaser for today /
Look tomorrow!

Q:  What are the verb forms of the nouns imagination, combination, preparation, celebration, and decoration?

Yesterday's teaser
Q:  What are the four "fearful things" in Japanese tradition?
A:  Lightning, earthquakes, fires, and fathers. In Japanese, the last two items rhyme: kaminari, jishin, kaji, oyaji.
Toady's triathlon for today / Here are three quick exercises to get you going!
[Note: The exercises may not work in all browsers.]
         Try it!
New challenge
(28 July)
  Try it!
(One day old)
  Try it!
Last chance!
(Two days old)
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