Flashcards in Unit 15 Deck (16):
Latin "to say, to order"
Dictate, malediction, benediction
(1) v. To speak aloud in order that one's word's may be copied or recorded (2) v. To give an order; to make necessary
N. a recital of words intended to harm; a curse
N. a blessing
Latin "to speak"
Locution, eloquent, colloquial
N. style or action of speaking
Adj. powerful and expressive
Adj. of or related to informal speech; conversational
Latin "to call"
Evocative, equivocate, advocate
Adj. calling forth a vivid image or impression
V. To use misleading or confusing language
(1) v. To argue in favor of (2) n. someone who argues for
Latin "to shout or call"
Exclamatory, declaim, clamorous
Adj. having a force, excited, or emotional tone
V. To speak loudly and with speak