Vocab Practice: Condolence


This word appeared on the Cool Word Club website on Sept. 17, 2015.

Let’s do a practice round!

Condolence means:

A) An expression of sympathy
B) An antagonistic remark
C) A clever strategy
D) A formal request


Cool Word Challenge: Ruckus and Condolence


Cool Word Challenge: Just for fun, come up with one sentence that uses both of the cool vocabulary words that you learned this week.

Here are the words again:

Ruckus: A noisy disturbance; commotion; quarrel.

Condolence: An expression of sympathy, especially when someone is grieving following the death of a [Read more…]

When to Offer Your Condolences…


Whenever there is a death in a person’s family, it’s important to offer emotional support to those who are grieving.

No matter what the circumstances, losing a loved one is always difficult.

Many people choose to send a sympathy card or sign a memory board to express their condolences (see [Read more…]