When you are accommodating someone, you are making room for them or special circumstances for them.For example, the student with the broken hand was granted the accommodation of having a scribe write his answers for the test.This is what makes this relationship even more special.Buzzle, therefore, has compiled a list of quotes from great minds to describe exactly the kind of bond you share with your nephew."Hey, I'm just looking for an excuse to retire so I can play summer league baseball, go coach my nephews, play pickup basketball.I've always had that ability to move on to the next thing." - Doug Flutie"One thing kids like is to be tricked.For instance, I was going to take my little nephew to Disneyland, but instead I drove him to an old burned-out warehouse. "Disneyland burned down." He cried and cried, but I think that deep down, he thought it was a pretty good joke.The current account balance seems to be an abstruse economic concept.
A deficit then means that the country is importing more goods and services than it is exporting—although the current account also includes net income (such as interest and dividends) and transfers from abroad (such as foreign aid), which are usually a small fraction of the total.
Jokes apart, your nieces and nephews really look up to you, and may come to you for advice and comfort from time to time.
They may feel more comfortable sharing things that they may not share with their parents.
Always remember that accommodation is an accommodating word — there's room inside for two m's and two c's.
"The love between grandparents and nephews is something precious, an exchange of gifts before the young lift their anchors and the old seek a safe harbour.