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Flashcards in Unit 7 Deck (16):
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Fac/fact/ fic

Latin
To make, do
Proficient/ factotum/ facsmile/ facile

2

Pon/pound

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

3

Struct/ strue

Latin
To build
Infrastructure/construe/ constructive

4

Stit/ stat

Latin
To stand
Destitute/ restitution/ stature

5

Proficient

Adjective
Skilled at; highly knowledgable of
Fac/ fact/ fic
Syn:able
Ant:unskilled

6

Factotum

Noun
An assistant who does a variety of jobs
Fac/ fact/ fic
Syn:-
Ant: -

7

Facsmile

Noun
A copy or imitation
Fac/ fact/ fic
Syn:reproduction
Ant: original

8

Facile

Adjective
Too simplistic or easy from
Fac/ fact/ fic
Syn:shallow
Ant: complex

9

Expound

Verb
To explain or discuss in detail
Pon/ pound
Syn: clarify
ant:-

10

Proponent

Noun
One who argues in favor of; supporter
Pon/ pound
Syn:advocate
Ant: critic

11

Infrastructure

Noun
The basic framework of a building or a system
Struct/ strue
Syn: -
ant: -

12

Construe

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

13

Constructive

Adjective
Having a positive effect; helpful
Struct/ strue
Syn:useful
Ant: harmful

14

Destitute

Adjective
having no money; poor
Stit/ stat
Syn:penniless
Ant:Prosperous

15

Restitution

Noun
Payment for an injury; compensation
Stit/ stat
Syn:amends
Ant:-

16

Stature

Noun
Level of achievement or authority; standing
Stit/ stat
Syn:rank
Ant: -