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2010-02-18 12:40:00

People favor not only a mother, but also her child and their relationship when she is not employed outside the home full-time Although a woman's role in the home varies, a recent study shows that people favor not only a mother, but also her child and their relationship when she is not employed outside the home full time. A Kansas State University study evaluated the perceptions people have of women and their children based on the woman's work status. The findings showed that people value, and...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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