Wednesday, 7 January 2009

Official Vocab Guidelines 1

Buenos dias, fellow vocabulary enthusiasts! Tin Blott here. You may remember my New Year's resolution to get to grips with the inspirational poetic majesty and unrealised potential profit locked somewhere within our beloved American English language. Because competitive content is apparently built from "words", however far-fetched that may sound. You'll need to trust me on this one.

So. Let's begin! Or "actualize"!

Today's word is "compassion".

So... compassion... a feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is stricken by misfortune, accompanied by a strong desire to alleviate their suffering ... hmmm...


Nope, me neither...

Until next time!

Do you have a particular word that you think Tin should analyse? Post your suggestions in the comments below and the king of content will address your submission in a future post, possibly after absent-mindedly confirming a credit-crunch-beating summer holiday deal online, wholly secure in the knowledge that his stupid job is safe for the forseeable

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