Sunday, August 10, 2008

Increased Vocabulary

My new Olympic vocabulary words of the weekend are:

Repechage: from the French, meaning second chance. a trial heat (as in rowing) in which first-round losers are given another chance to qualify for the semi-finals.

AND

Peloton: again from the French, referring to the large main group in a road bicycle race.

I love the Olympics!!

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