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The Latin root-trud-, also spelled -trus-, means "push" or "thrust." Something that protruded was pushed out from where it was supposed to be. Use the context clues and your knowledge of the root-trud- / -trus- to explain the meaning of each italicized word below. Then, explain how the word's meaning reflects the meaning of the root.
The pastry bag extruded icing when the baker squeezed it.
Choose the best pair of words to complete the sentence. Most choices will fit grammatically and will even make sense logically, but you must choose the pair that best fits the idea of the sentence. The old adage, "One picture is worth a thousand words," is frequently disputed by authors who _____ that one word _____ up a thousand pictures. A. contend, conjures B. sermonize, calls C. assert, sets D. postulate, summons E. presuppose, evokes