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Flashcards in lesson 3 reverse Deck (19):
1

well spoken

eloquent

1

wordy

verbose

3

talk

locu, loqu

4

conversational; using everyday language

colloquial

5

around

circum

5

expressive delivery of public speech

elocution

6

very talkative

loquacious

7

out

e-, ex-

8

word for word

verbatim

9

to speak pompously

pontificate

10

unable to be expressed in words

ineffable

11

evasive speech; talking around the subject

circumlocution

11

speaking in a pompous manner

grandiloquent

12

a short and often humorous story

anecdote

13

only superficially relevant; off-topic

tangential

15

word

verb

16

straying from the topic

discursive

18

talkative

garrulous

19

to promote or praise energetically

tout