Word(s) of the Day: Stationary v. Stationery


/stāSHə-nerē/, adjective: unchanging in condition, static; fixed in a place, immobile

There are three classes of men; the retrograde, the stationary and the progressive.” Johann Kaspar Lavater, Swiss poet and philosopher


/stāSHə-nerē/, noun: paper used to write letters usually accompanied with matching envelopes

Whatever you choose for your stationery is your favorite color because it’s where you pour your heart out.” Mary E. Pearson, The Miles Between

*Hint: remember “e” for envelope.