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FAC/FACT/FIC

To make, to do
Latin
Proficient, factotum, facsimile, facile

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Proficient

Adjective
Skilled at; highly knowledgeable of
FAC/FACT/FIC
Syn: able
Ant: unskilled

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Factotum

Noun
An assistant who does a variety of jobs
FAC/FACT/FIC

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Facsimile

Noun
A copy or imitation
FAC/FACT/FIC
Syn: reproduction
Ant: original

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Facile

Adjective
Too simplistic or easy from
FAC/FACT/FIC
Syn: shallow
Ant: complex

6

PON/POUND

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

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Expound

Verb
To explain or discuss in detail
PON/POUND
Syn: clarify

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Proponent

Noun
One who argues in favor of; supporter
PON/POUND
Syn: advocate
Ant: critic

9

STRUCT/STRUE

To build
Latin
Infrastructure, construe, constructive

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Infrastructure

Noun
The basic framework of a building or a system
STRUCT/STRUE

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Construe

Verb
To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
STRUCT/STRUE
Syn: understand
Ant: mix up

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Constructive

Adjective
Having a positive effect; helpful
STRUCT/STRUE
Syn: useful
Ant: harmful

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STIT/STAT

To stand
Latin
Destitute, restitution, stature

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Destitute

Adjective
Having no money; poor
STIT/STAT
Syn: penniless
Ant: prosperous

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Restitution

Noun
Payment for an injury; compensation
STIT/STAT
Syn: amends

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Stature

Noun
Level of achievement or authority; standing
STIT/STAT
Syn: rank