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You exercise your body to stay physically in shape, so why shouldn't you exercise your brain to stay mentally fit? With these daily exercises you will learn how to flex your mind, improve your creativity and boost your memory. As with any exercise, repetition is necessary for you to see improvement, so pick your favorite exercises from our daily suggestions and repeat them as desired. Try to do some mentalrobics every single day!

pur-lieu

noun :: A frequently visited place.

"These skulking visitors would keep about the purlieus of the camp until daylight; when, on the first stir of life among the sleepers, they would scamper off until they reached some rising ground, where they would take their seats, and keep a sharp and hungry watch upon every movement." --Irving, Washington

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de-noue-ment

noun :: The unraveling or discovery of a plot; the catastrophe, especially of a drama or a romance.

noun :: The solution of a mystery; issue; outcome.

"But with the denouement of the scene he threw off all restraint, and laughed aloud." --Dumas, Alexandre

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pu-er-ile

adjective :: Boyish; childish; trifling; silly; immature.

"Professor Porter deigned to make no response to this puerile inquiry." --Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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pos-it

verb :: To put forward for consideration.

"I'm going to posit that people know what this word means by now."

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ma-lin-ger

verb :: To pretend incapacity so as to avoid work.

"The soldier was malingering because he didn't want to go into battle."

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