What's in a Word | All Blogs


A perfect word for grandkids

By Debra Dobbins

I always knew that “signal” can be used both as a noun and a verb, but today I learned it can also be used as an adjective.

In that usage, according to Webster’s, it means “not average or ordinary; remarkable; notable.”

I’ll tuck that knowledge away for my next Christmas letter when I need to describe my grandkids. (Yes, I know my inordinate pride is showing, but other grandparents will surely understand.)
 

COMMENTS

Please Login or Register to leave a comment.




Recent Posts
Harvesting roots
By Penny Stine
Tuesday, August 23, 2016

MIGRATION ROCKS! (TRUTH IN ADVERTISING!)
By Nic.Korte
Monday, August 22, 2016

It’s Bronco Country’s Party and We’re Just Lucky To Be Invited
By David Goe
Friday, August 19, 2016

Tiny tomatoes offer a colorful twist
By Penny Stine
Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Locals Rally Around Zolopht
By David Goe
Friday, August 12, 2016


TOP JOBS




THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Advertiser Tearsheet
Information

© 2016 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy