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FAC/FACT/FIC

to make, do
Latin
FACERE, FACTUM
Proficient, Factotum, Facsimile, Facile

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Proficient

Adjective
Skilled at; highly knowledgeable of
Latin
syn: able
ant: unskilled

3

Factotum

noun
An assistant who does a variety of jobs
Latin

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Facsimile

noun
A copy or imitation
Latin
Syn. Reproduction
Ant. Original

5

Facile

Adjective
Too simplistic or easy from
Latin
Syn. Shallow
Ant. Complex



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PON/POUND

To put, to place, to arrange.
Latin
PONERE, POSITUM
Expound, proponent

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Expound

Verb
To play or discuss in detail
Latin
Syn. Clarify

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Proponent

Noun
One who argues in favor of; supporter
Latin
Syn. Advocate
Ant. Critic

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STRUCT/STRUE

To build
Latin
STRUERE, STRUCTUM
Infrastructure, construe, constructive

10

Infrastructure

Noun
The basic framework of a building or a system
Latin

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Construe

Verb
To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
Latin
Syn. Understand
Ant. Mix up

12

Constructive

Adjective
Having a positive effect; helpful
Latin
Syn. Useful
Ant. Harmful

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STIT/STAT

To stand
Latin
STARE, STATUS
Destitute, Restitution, Stature

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Destitute

Adjective
Having no money; poor
Latin
Syn. Penniless
Ant. Prosperous

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Restitution

Noun
Payment for an injury; compensation
Latin
Syn. Amends

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Stature

Noun
Level of achievement or authority; standing
Latin
Syn. Rank