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Friday the 20th of October, 2017
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SYNONYMS FOR ‘STRANGE’ (KOOKY)

Welcome back, readers, and Happy Friday to you!

Are you ready for your last Synonym for the Word "Strange?"

Today's word is: KOOKY

Definition: eccentric.

Example 1: My science teacher was kooky. She made us do all kinds of crazy experiments. But it's because of her that I am a biologist.

Example 2: We went to a costume party and my friend wore a kooky costume; she dressed up as a sushi roll!

Example 3: My Mom had a really kooky hairstyle in the 1980s. 

We hope that you can find ways to use all of these words in your daily speech, from time to time.

Thank you for reading and have a great weekend!



Thursday the 19th of October, 2017
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SYNONYMS FOR ‘STRANGE’ (BIZARRE)

Good morning, everyone!

Today we continue our week of lessons about Synonyms for the Word "Strange." Today's word is BIZARRE

Definition: very unusual.

Example 1: It was a bizarre movie, but I liked it. 

Example 2: The actor's bizarre behaviour was in all the gossip magazines. 

Example 3: During our travels we tried some bizarre but delicious foods. 

That's all for today. We will see you tomorrow for our last lesson of the week.



Wednesday the 18th of October, 2017
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SYNONYMS FOR ‘STRANGE’ (PECULIAR)

Happy Wednesday to our readers! How is your week going? Is it normal . . . or a little strange?

Perhaps you can use today's word, PECULIAR, to describe your day. It's the third word in our week of lessons about Synonyms for the Word "Strange."

Definition: different to what is normal or expected.

Example 1: You're acting peculiar. Is everything OK? 

Example 2: What a peculiar painting! It's very different from the artist's normal style. 

I hope you have a normal (and not peculiar) day!



Tuesday the 17th of October, 2017
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SYNONYMS FOR ‘STRANGE’ (WEIRD)

Hi, everyone! Are you ready for the second day of our week that focuses on Synonyms for the Word "Strange?"

Today's word is WEIRD.

Definition 1: not natural (often suggesting something that's not from this world).

Example 1: I heard weird sounds all night. It wasn't the wind; I think it was some strange animal on the roof.

Example 2: We saw the eyes of a weird animal when we were driving.

Definition 2 (informal): unusual or unexpected. 

Example 3: Look at those weird clouds in the sky! They're really dark and shaped like feathers.

Example 4: I don't like this dress. The pattern and its many colours are a little weird.

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Have a great Tuesday!



Monday the 16th of October, 2017
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SYNONYMS FOR ‘STRANGE’ (ODD)

Hello, everyone! Welcome back to the Daily Vitamin. I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. For those of you who had an extra long weekend because of the holiday, I hope you are exceptionally rested. 

This week we are looking at Synonyms for the Word Strange. This time of year, in the places where we celebrate Halloween or other holidays related to spirits, this is a great time to use these synonyms. 

Today’s word is: ODD

Definition: different from what is usual or expected.

Example 1: My neighbour is a little odd. He keeps all of his windows closed all year. 

Example 2: The weather has been odd this autumn.

That's all for today. Thank you for reading! Have a great Monday.