WORD OF THE DAY
Strike with a firm blow.
Defeat or conquer (a people or land).
(smitten) Be strongly attracted to someone or something.
A heavy blow or stroke with a weapon or the hand.
He vowed that he would smite his enemy.
He smote the ball mightily.
They’ve been dating for about two weeks and they seem smitten with each other.
Jordan prepared a smite from his Longsword, and then stabbed straight into the King’s heart.
Pronunciation – http://www.macmillandictionary.com/pronunciation/british/smite
IDIOM/PHRASE OF THE DAY
A TALL ORDER
A task or job that is difficult to carry out.
An assignment or task which is difficult or seems impossible to accomplish.
That’s a tall order. Do you think anyone can do it?
Getting the project done on time will be a tall order.
Making a decent sequel was always going to be a tall order.