Flashcards in Lesson 7 Deck (11):
Period before war, especially in the American civil war.
Gone with the wind describes life in antebellum Georgia.
The antebellum of the war was full of fighting.
A thing or event that precedes.
The Meaning of bread is the antecedent of the word loaf.
The antecedent of my life is me as a baby.
Coming before in position or time
The anterior to the governor is the president, I think.
The anterior to my mom is my grandma and grandpa.
Ahead of times, especially in the arts.
I will warn you in a avant-garde, ahead of times.
The avant-garde is ahead of times in the arts.
The foremost position, especially of an army or fleet.
The vanguard of the army is a v shape.
The vanguard of apple was Steve jobs.
A command; a rule of conduct.
A precept is like laws.
The precept was too water the plants.
The belief that what happens in human life has already been determined by some higher power.
The couple felt that predestination had brought them together.
I think the predestination brought me and my family together.
To take possession os so,whiting before anyone else can do so.
The president's address preempted regular broadcast.
I had to preempt the seat before anyone else could.
A warning in advance
When I got the letter I had a premonition that it carried bad news.
I thought the message was premonition and it had bad news, but it didn't.
Absurd; contrary to nature or reason
The preposterous behavior will result in a detention.
The preposterous man behaved horribly.