Word Of The Day – 4/9/14


WORD OF THE DAY


JOVIAL(Adjective)

Meaning:
Cheerful and friendly
Full of happiness and joy

Usage:
The audience was in a jovial mood.
He was extremely kind and jovial, and we spent a long time talking.
It was hard to believe this jovial man was the same angry man she had faced earlier that night.


IDIOM/PHRASE OF THE DAY


MAKE UP ONE’S MIND

Meaning:
Make a decision
To become very certain that you want to do something.

Usage:
Make up your mind, we don’t have much time.
At a very early age she made up her mind to become an actress.
If you don’t make up your mind, I’ll choose for you.

A: “I don’t know which one to get.”
B: “They’re both pretty good, so just pick one.”
A: “I always regret it when I pick the wrong one.”
B: “You’re picking between white chocolate or regular chocolate. There is no wrong answer so hurry up and make up your mind.”