Wednesday Word of the Day – Soirée

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An example of a French soirée!

 

One of the most interesting things about English, is the fact that many of our words actually belong to other languages! Having a wider vocabulary will give you more opportunities to express yourself. This week’s word is popular and always has a feeling of fun – take a look!

 

Soirée (noun)

soi·rée

swäˈrā/
Definition: an evening party or gathering, typically in a private house, for conversation or music.
The word soirée comes from French. The root – soir means evening. This word was popular in the 1800s but came back in fashion during the 2010s! An example of how to use soiree is used.
Abdullah:  “Are you planning on going to the soirée EC Los Angeles is planning on December 19th?”
Sayako: “Oh you mean the Winter Wonderland Dance! Yes it will be an evening party full of music, food and fun!”
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EC Los Angeles will hold it’s Winter Wonderland Dance on December 19th, 2015 (Saturday). Tickets are on sale for $20 this week only! (Next week, tickets will be $25)
Stop by the front desk and get your ticket for this magical soirée!!
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