Endemic. Adjective. (Of a disease or condition) regularly found among particular people or in a certain area. (Of a plant or animal) native or restricted to a certain place

Words to Know: Endemic

This is a great one to know because you often hear it on the news but many people aren’t quite sure what it means. Simplified, it basically denotes a location, be it geographic or demographic. For other uses, pronunciation clip and sample usage visit the […]

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Cool Humans: Adam van Koerverden

There’s been a lot of negative publicity surrounding the Pan Am games wrapping up this weekend in Toronto. From dubious spending to unsold tickets to lack of public support and transportation nightmares, the message of the games got hijacked long before the games arrived and […]

Ambivalent. Adjective. Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something or someone.

Words to Know: Ambivalent

“Ambivalent” is a great word to know if you want to express your uncertainly or confusion about a particular subject in a professional manner. Because sometimes, “well, I just don’t know…” simply won’t cut it. For a pronunciation sound clip and sample usage visit the […]