In So Many Words

Books of Educational and Informational Comics from Larry Paros


Book VII: Off to Work We Go (Employment)

Ebb and Flow

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Key Root for this column

Latin: fluere, "flow."

Latin: mel, mellis "smooth," "sweet," "honey."

Minor Roots


Words and Phrases List

fluent, affluent, effluent, fluctuate, fluency, fluent, fluid, fluidity, flush, fluvial, flux, influence, influx , superfluous

Thoughts for Today

  1. What does it mean to be "in the flow of things?"
  2. Can you consciously get into the flow? If not, how do you do so?
  3. What are you most fluent in?
  4. How well do you deal with the ebb and flow of life?
  5. What is the flow of this column? What questions or issues does it bring to the surface?