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11 Cards in this Set

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eloquent (adj.)
well spoken
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e, loqu
He speaks eloquently
loquacious (adj.)
very talkative
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loqu, ious
My sister is very loquacious
circumlocution (n)
talking around the subject
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circum, loqu
He talk with the administration circumlocution
colloquial (adj.)
conversing with everyday language
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co, loqu
He talks very colloquially
grandiloquent (adj.)
speaking in a pompous way
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grand, loqu, ent
He is so grandiloquent
elocution (n.)
expressive delivery of public speech
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e, loqu, tion
Elocution his Matt's name when he is talking at an assembly
pontificate (v)
to speak pompously
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He likes to pontificate like a nerd
Verbose (adj.)
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He is so verbose and annoying
Verbatim (adv.)
word for word
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I followed my teachers instructions verbatim
Soliloquy (n)
a speech to one's self
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solo, loqu
His soliloquy is very sad, he keeps talking to himself about suicide
discursive (adj.)
straying from the topic
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dis, curs
He is always discursive