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Flashcards in Speech/Oratory Deck (32)
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vērē

truly

2

vērus -a -um

true

3

vocō -āre

call

4

vōx vōcis f.

voice, utterance

5

turbō -āre

disturb, confuse

6

respondeō -spondēre -spondī -spōnsum

answer

7

rogō -āre

ask

8

sermō -ōnis m.

conversation, discourse

9

pōscō pōscere popōscī

demand, claim; inquire into

10

praecipiō -cipere -cēpī -ceptum

anticipate, advise, warn

11

prōpōnō -pōnere -posuī -positum

put forth, propose, present

12

ōrātiō -ōnis f.

speech, address

13

loquor loquī locūtus sum

speak, talk

14

māteria -ae f.

material, subject matter; timber, lumber

15

moneō monēre monuī monitum

warn, advise

16

narrō -āre

relate, recount

17

negō -āre

deny, refuse

18

indicō -āre

point out, show, make known

19

inquam, inquis, inquit, inquiunt:

say (used with direct speech)

20

interrogō -āre

put a question to, ask (+ acc.)

21

hortor hortārī hortātus sum

urge strongly, advise, exhort

22

exemplum -ī n.

example, sample, copy

23

fāma -ae f.

rumor, fame

24

for fārī fātus sum

report, say

25

dīcō dīcere dīxī dictum

say; causam dīcere, plead a case; diem dīcere, appoint a day

26

ēdīcō -dīcere -dīxī -dictum

declare

27

ēdō ēdere ēdidī ēditum

put forth, state, explain

28

causa -ae f.

cause, reason; causā + preceding genitive, for the sake of

29

clāmor -ōris m.

outcry, shout

30

cōnsistō -sistere -stitī

take position; consist in, be composed of

31

cōnstō -stāre -stitī

agree; constat, it is established that (+ acc. and infin.)

32

aiō

say, affirm, say yes; ut āiunt: as they say