6 pointers, nov 27th

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Terms in this set (10)
Analogy
A comparison between things that have similar features, often used to help or explain a principle idea.
Condescend
To behave in a way which shows that you consider yourself to be better or more intelligent than other people.
Derogatory
showing strong disapproval and not showing respect.
Euphemism
a word or phrase used to avoid saying an unpleasant or offensive word.
Fickle
likely to change your opinion or your feelings suddenly and without a good reason.
Innocuous
completely harmless
Mundane
very ordinary and therefore not interesting
proximity
the state of being near in space or time
scrutinize
to examine something very carefully in order to discover information
theme
the main subject/idea of a talk, book, movie, etc.