This is not your normal JV Podcast.It is different, as it is an introduction of the host and an introduction of the plans for 2006. Enjoy
FRENZY = a temporary madness or a violent mental or emotional agitation, intense usually wild and often disorderly compulsive or agitated activity BAMBOOZLE = to deceive by underhanded methods. Cause someone to believe an untruth SYNONYMS = lead by the nose AND deceive.
CURB = Something that checks or restrains: (High interest rates put a curb on spending) To check, restrain, or control as if with a curb. BAFFLE = To frustrate or check, or defeat (a person) as by confusing, perplexing or puzzling.
AGONIZE = To suffer extreme pain or great anguish. OR To make a great effort; struggle. VICISSITUDE = A change or variation. The quality of being changeable; mutability. One of the sudden or unexpected changes or shifts often encountered in one's life, activities, or surroundings SYNONYMS = VARIAT
CONTEMPLATE = To look at attentively and thoughtfully. To consider carefully and at length. To have in mind as an intention or possibility AMBIGUOUS = . Open to more than one interpretation, doubtful or uncertain. [email protected]
SERENDIPITY = the phenomenon of finding valuable or agreeable things not sought for ALLEVIATE = To make something (pain, for example) more bearable: Or to make something make easier; to relieve or lessen.
SUBMISSION = The act of submitting something for consideration. OR The act of submitting to the power of another; the state of being submissive or compliant; meekness. AMBIVALENCE = The coexistence of opposing attitudes or feelings, such as love and hate, toward a person, object, or idea.Uncertaint
outstandingI am a writer and I decided to download this podcast to improve my vocabulary. In the past, I have bought many books on vocabulary, but none of them helped me as much as this podcast. The host, Jan Folmer, makes learning the new words easy and fun! I highly recommend this podcast.
Reviewed on 08/27/2007 by rtieder