Key Root for this column
Latin, specere, "to look or see."
Latin: augere, "to increase."
Words and Phrases List
aspect, conspicuous, expect, inspect, introspective, prospect, respect, retrospective, species, specific, specimen, specious, spectacle, spectator, auction, augment, augmentation, augur, augury, august, author, auxiliary, inauguration
Thoughts for Today
- Have you ever experienced "chickens coming home to roost?"
- Do you believe in signs?
- What signs do you look for in determining a course of action?
- What do the signs augur for us as a nation in the days ahead?
- What do you tend to do when the signs are not propitious ? Do you allow things the opportunity to play out? Or do you take a more active role in trying to determine their outcome? How do you determine which approach is most appropriate?