Education News Archive - August 23, 2007
By Jocelyn Delgado, The Dallas Morning News Aug. 23--On the first day of a new school year, incoming high school freshmen can feel like fish in a big pond.
Word of the Day
- Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
- The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".