26 terms

Vocab 1A

STUDY
PLAY
BENE
(base) good, well
FAC, FIC, FACT, FECT, FY
(base) to do, to make
LOQUI, LOCUT
(base) to speak
MAGN
(base) great
MULT
(base) many
PLIC, PLICIT, PLEX, PLY
(base) to fold, to tangle
Benefit
to gain or receive good results from something
Beneficiary
anyone receiving benefit
Fiction
literature that describes imaginary events
Effect
to accomplish or bring about (a thing)
Elocution
Art of effective public speaking
Magnify
To enlarge make greater in size
Magnificent
impressively beautiful, elaborate, or extravagant; striking
Multiply
to increase in number or amount
Multitask
to perform two or more tasks simultaneously
Explicit
stated clearly and in detail
Complex
characterized by a very complicated or involved arrangement of parts
Benevolent
doing or inclined to do good; charitable
Benefactor
A person who gives money or other help to a person
Factory
a building or set of buildings where things are made or manufactured
Loquacious
very talkative
Circumlocution
Talking around an issue to avoid getting to the main point
Magnitude
Greatness of rank, position, size, or significance
Magnanimous
generous and noble, especially in forgiving
Apply
to put to use
Plywood
a material used for various building purposes, consisting usually of an odd number of veneers glued over each other