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2013-09-18 23:19:57

Virtual World for Kids Celebrates Enhanced Features, Continued Growth in Quality Content for Kids Boston, Mass. (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Kids love a birthday party, and all kids around the world are invited to celebrate Poptropica's 6th birthday this month. Launched as one simple Island in September 2007, the virtual world for kids has grown to 35 Islands, each with its own story to tell and unique experiences for players. Poptropica was created by Jeff Kinney, author of the...

2013-04-25 23:04:39

This summer, students across New England will have an opportunity to come together online to write, edit and publish their own books inspired by Diary of a Wimpy Kid author and Massachusetts resident Jeff Kinney. Boston public broadcaster WGBH and the digital education company BoomWriter Media have teamed up to launch the BoomWriter Storytellers Camp to help middle school students maintain and improve writing skills during summer vacation. Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 25, 2013 This summer,...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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