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FAC/FACT/FIC

To make, to do
Latin
Proficient, facsimile

2

Pon/ pound

To put in to place, to arrange
Latin
Expound, proponent

3

Struct/strue

To build
Latin
Infrastructure, construe

4

Stit/ stat

To stand
Latin
Restitution, stature

5

Proficient

Skilled at, highly knowledgeable
Fic
Syn: able
Ant: unskilled

6

Factotum

“n. An assistant who does a variety of jobs”
Fact

7

Facsimile

A copy or imitation
Fac
Syn: reproduction
Ant: original

8

Facile

To simplistic or easy from
Fac
Syn: shallow
Ant: complex

9

Expound

To explain or discuss in detail
Pon
Syn: clarify

10

Proponent

One who argues in favor of
Pon
Syn: advocate
Ant:critic

11

Infrastructure

Basic framework or base of a building
Struct

12

Construe

To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
Strue
Syn: understand
Ant: mix

13

Constructive

Having a positive affect
Struct
Syn: useful
Ant: harmful

14

Destitute

Having no money
Stit
Syn: penniless
Ant: prosperous

15

Restitution

Payment for an injury
Stit
Syn: amends

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Stature

Level of achievement or authority
Stat
Syn: rank