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Foreign Words Used in English
ad nauseam... (ad noz'ee-um)
aficionado... (uh-fish'ya-nah'doh)
bona fide... (boh'na fide)
bon vivant... (bon vee-vahnt')
(Latin) to a sickening degree
(Spanish) an ardent devotee, expert
(Latin) in good faith; genuine
(French) a person who lives luxuriously and enjoys high-quali…
ad nauseam... (ad noz'ee-um)
(Latin) to a sickening degree
aficionado... (uh-fish'ya-nah'doh)
(Spanish) an ardent devotee, expert
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
carte blanche
tete a tete
pas de deux
Denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: a private conversation or interview, usually betw…
Denotation:a dance or figure for two performers.... Connotation:…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
carte blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
20 terms
Foreign words used in English
Faux pas
Du jour
Esprit de corps
Avant-garde
A slip or blunder in etiquette, manners, or conduct; an embar…
As prepared on the particular day; of the kind being served t…
A feeling of pride, fellowship, and common loyalty shared by…
Cutting edge; new; experimental; innovative-- especially in t…
Faux pas
A slip or blunder in etiquette, manners, or conduct; an embar…
Du jour
As prepared on the particular day; of the kind being served t…
51 terms
Foreign words used in english
Alter ego
Alma mater
Antebellum
Bona fide
Other self (Latin)
Old-school (Latin )
Before war (Latin )
Real, geniune (Latin )
Alter ego
Other self (Latin)
Alma mater
Old-school (Latin )
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deaux
-Denotation: The principal that a person who buys something i…
Denotation:A private conversation between two people.... Connota…
Denotation:A dance for two people, typically a man and a woma…
Caveat Emptor
-Denotation: The principal that a person who buys something i…
Tete-a-tete
Denotation:A private conversation between two people.... Connota…
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Enpor
carte blanche
Tete a Tete
pas de deux
Definition: The principle the buyer alone is responsible for…
Definition:complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks be…
Definition:a private conversation between two people.... Connota…
Definition:In ballet, a pas de deux [pɑ d(ə) dø] (French, lit…
Caveat Enpor
Definition: The principle the buyer alone is responsible for…
carte blanche
Definition:complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks be…
6 terms
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation (definition): The principle that the buyer alone i…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: A private conversation between two people and/or…
Denotation: A dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation (definition): The principle that the buyer alone i…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: the principle that a person who buys something is…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: a private conversation between two people.... Connot…
Denotation: a dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: the principle that a person who buys something is…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something ma…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation:a private conversation between two people.... Connota…
Denotation: a dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something ma…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
40 terms
Foreign Words Used in English
A la carte (French)
A la carte (English)
A la mode (French)
A la mode (English)
According to the menu
Ordering individual items from the menu
Fashionable
With ice cream
A la carte (French)
According to the menu
A la carte (English)
Ordering individual items from the menu
commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: a principle in commerce: without a warranty the b…
Denotation: permission to do something in any way you choose…
Denotation: a private conversation between two people... Connota…
Denotation: a dance or figure for two performers... Connotation:…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: a principle in commerce: without a warranty the b…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: permission to do something in any way you choose…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas De Deux
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something is…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: A private conversation between two people.... Connot…
Denotation: A dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something is…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
6 terms
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: "Buyer Beware"The buyer is responsible for checki…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes.... Connotatio…
Denotation: A private conversation between two people.... Connot…
Denotation: A dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: "Buyer Beware"The buyer is responsible for checki…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes.... Connotatio…
6 terms
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-Tete
Pas De Deux
Denotation: "let the buyer beware"... Connotation: Cautionary to…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: A private conversation between two people.... Connot…
Denotation: A dance for two people.... Connotation: Step of two.…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: "let the buyer beware"... Connotation: Cautionary to…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
15 terms
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a- tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: "Buyer Beware" the buyer is responsible for cheat…
Denotation: Permission to do something in any way you chose... C…
Denotation: a private conversation between two people; an S s…
Denotation: a dance duet in which two dancers, typically male…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: "Buyer Beware" the buyer is responsible for cheat…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Permission to do something in any way you chose... C…
20 terms
commonly used foreign words
de jour
faux pas
esprit de corps
avant-garde
as prepared on the particular day; of the kind being served t…
a slip or blunder in etiquette, manners, or conduct; an embar…
a feeling of pride , fellowship , and common loyalty shared b…
cutting edge, new , expire mental, innovative- expect ally in…
de jour
as prepared on the particular day; of the kind being served t…
faux pas
a slip or blunder in etiquette, manners, or conduct; an embar…
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: "Buyer beware" The principle that the buyer alone…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: a private conversation between two people... Connota…
Denotation: A dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: "Buyer beware" The principle that the buyer alone…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de Deux
Denotation: The principal that a person who buys something ma…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks... C…
Denotation: A private conversation between two people... Connota…
Denotation: A dance duet... Connotation:... Etymology: French
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The principal that a person who buys something ma…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks... C…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something ma…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: A private conversation between 2 people.... Connotat…
Denotation: a dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something ma…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: "Buyer Beware" The buyer is responsible for check…
Denotation: "Blank Paper" unconditional authority; full discr…
Denotation: a private conversation between 2 people... Connotati…
Denotation:a dance or figure for 2 performers... Connotation:... Et…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: "Buyer Beware" The buyer is responsible for check…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: "Blank Paper" unconditional authority; full discr…
7 terms
commonly used foreign words
catch-22
orwellian
quixotic
pollyanna
a lose lose situation
frightening and overcontrolled by a government that interfere…
foolishly impractical and idealistic.
an excessively or blindly optimistic person.
catch-22
a lose lose situation
orwellian
frightening and overcontrolled by a government that interfere…
Commonly Used Foreign Words.
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete a tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: The principal that a person who buys something ma…
Denotation:Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks be…
Denotation:Private conversation or interview usually with two…
Denotation:Dance for two people... Connotation:... Etymology:french
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The principal that a person who buys something ma…
Carte Blanche
Denotation:Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks be…
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas De Deux
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something ma…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: a private conversation between two people.... Connot…
Denotation: a dance duet in which two dancers, typically a ma…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something ma…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blache
Tete-a-tete
Pas de Duex
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something ma…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: A private conversation or interview.... Connotation:…
Denotation: A dance in which a male and female preform ballet…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The principle that a person who buys something ma…
Carte Blache
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
carte blanche
tete-a-tet
Pas de deux
Denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: a private conversation between two people... Connota…
Denotation: the dance among two people... Connotation: dance... Ety…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
carte blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: let the buyer beware; the buyer is responsible fo…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: a private, face to face, conversation between two…
Denotation: a ballet dance consisting of a male and a female…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: let the buyer beware; the buyer is responsible fo…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
20 terms
Foreign Words Used Today
Per Se
Vice Versa
Et Cetera
Status Quo
"On it's own" or "itself"
The order of two items reversed
Several unspecified, but related, items. Typically abbreviate…
The way things currently are
Per Se
"On it's own" or "itself"
Vice Versa
The order of two items reversed
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tek
Pas de deux
Denotation:The principle the buyer alone is responsible for c…
Denotation:to complete freedom to act as ones wishes or think…
Denotation:A private conservation between two persons.... Connot…
Denotation:A dance for two people. A woman,and man.... Connotati…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation:The principle the buyer alone is responsible for c…
Carte Blanche
Denotation:to complete freedom to act as ones wishes or think…
commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
tete-a-tete
pas de deux
denotation- checking the quality of goods before purchase ... co…
denotation-complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks is…
denotation a private conversation ... connotation snobby... Etymolo…
denotation a dance ... connotation ballet ... Etymology 17th
Caveat Emptor
denotation- checking the quality of goods before purchase ... co…
Carte Blanche
denotation-complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks is…
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tek
Pas de deux
Denotation: The buyer responsible for checking the quality of…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: a privet conversation between ... Connotation: head-…
Denotation: a dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The buyer responsible for checking the quality of…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
6 terms
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tele-a-tete
Pas de duex
Denotation: The buyer responsible for checking the quality of…
Denotation: Complete Freedom (clean slate)... Connotation: Care…
Denotation: a private conversation between two people.... Conno…
Denotation: a step of two people.... Connotation: positive... Ety…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The buyer responsible for checking the quality of…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete Freedom (clean slate)... Connotation: Care…
6 terms
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat emptor
carte blanche
Tete-a-Tete
pas de deux
Denotation: the priciple tha the buyer alone is responsible f…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: Private conversation betweeen two people.... Connota…
Denotation: a dance for two people... Connotation: entertaining…
Caveat emptor
Denotation: the priciple tha the buyer alone is responsible f…
carte blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete a Tete
Pas de Deux
Denotation:The principle of the buyer alone is responsible fo…
Denotation:Complete freedom to act as one wishes or as one th…
Denotation:A private conversation ... Connotation:Snobby... Ethnolo…
Denotation:Dance among two people... Connotation:... Ethnology:late…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation:The principle of the buyer alone is responsible fo…
Carte Blanche
Denotation:Complete freedom to act as one wishes or as one th…
6 terms
commonly used foreign words
caveat emptor
carte blanche
tete a tete
pas de deux
denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
denotation: a private conversation between two people. ... conno…
denotation: a dance duet in which two dancers, typically a ma…
caveat emptor
denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
carte blanche
denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: a private conversation between two people.... Connot…
Denotation: a dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte-blanche
Tete-a-tete
pas de deux
Denotation:The principle that a person who buys something mak…
Denotation:complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks be…
Denotation:a private conversation between two people.... Connota…
Denotation: is a dance duet in which two dancers, typically a…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation:The principle that a person who buys something mak…
Carte-blanche
Denotation:complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks be…
20 terms
Frequently Used Foreign Words
A Capella (Italian)
Ad Hoc (Latin)
Aficianado (Spanish)
Alfresco (Italian)
Vocally
For a Particular Purpose
Fan, Enthusiast
In the open air
A Capella (Italian)
Vocally
Ad Hoc (Latin)
For a Particular Purpose
commonly used foreign words
caveat emptor
carte blanche
tete-a-tete... private conversation
pas de deux
denotation; the buyer is a responsible for checking the quali…
denotation; ... connotation;care free... etymology;
denotation; head to head... connotation; ... etymology; a private m…
denotation; dance with two people or two people doing somethi…
caveat emptor
denotation; the buyer is a responsible for checking the quali…
carte blanche
denotation; ... connotation;care free... etymology;
6 terms
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tete-a-tete
Pas de Deux
Denotation: "Buyer Beware" the principle that a person who bu…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: A private conversation between two people... Connota…
Denotation: an intricate relationship or activity involving t…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: "Buyer Beware" the principle that a person who bu…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
20 terms
Foreign words used in English.
Bon appetit
Bon voyage
Bonjour
Bon vivant
Enjoy your meal.
Have a good journey.
Good day.
One who enjoys the good life.
Bon appetit
Enjoy your meal.
Bon voyage
Have a good journey.
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
tête-à-tête
Pas de deux
Denotation: "Buyer Beware" The principle that the buyer alone…
Denotation:complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks be…
Denotation:"head-to-head" -a private conversation between two…
Denotation:"step of two"a dance for two people, typically a m…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: "Buyer Beware" The principle that the buyer alone…
Carte Blanche
Denotation:complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks be…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte blanche
Tête-à-tête
Pas de deux
Denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: private conversation between two people... Connotati…
Denotation: step of two... Connotation: ... Etymology: French
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: the principle that the buyer alone is responsible…
Carte blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Empter
Carte Blache
tête-à-tête
Pas de duex
Denotation: the buyer is responsible for checking the quality…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes... Connotation…
Denotation: a conversation between two people... Connotation: ol…
Denotation: A dance with man or women... Connotation:dance with…
Caveat Empter
Denotation: the buyer is responsible for checking the quality…
Carte Blache
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes... Connotation…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
tête-à-tête
Pas De Deux
Denotation: The person who buys something is responsible for…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: A private conversation between two people... Connota…
Denotation: Step of two, two people together ... Connotation: to…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The person who buys something is responsible for…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Tête-à-tête
Pas de deux
Denotation: law : the principle that a person who buys someth…
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Denotation: a private conversation between two people.... Connot…
Denotation: a dance for two people, typically a man and a wom…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: law : the principle that a person who buys someth…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: complete freedom to act as one wishes or thinks b…
Commonly Used Foreign Words
Caveat Emptor
Carte Blanche
Téte-a-téte
Pas de Deux
Denotation: The buyer alone is responsible for checking the q…
Denotation: Complete freedom to do whatever you want.... Connota…
Denotation: A sofa shaped like a S so two people can converse…
Denotation: A dance for two people.... Connotation:... Etymology: L…
Caveat Emptor
Denotation: The buyer alone is responsible for checking the q…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to do whatever you want.... Connota…
25 terms
Foreign Words and Phrases used in English
caveat emptor
carte blanche
tete-a-tete
pas de deux
Latin phrase meaning "Let the buyer beware"; A commercial pri…
French for "free to do as you please"; Full freedom or author…
French for "head to head"; A private, intimate conversation b…
French for "steps for two" A dance for two that is an establi…
caveat emptor
Latin phrase meaning "Let the buyer beware"; A commercial pri…
carte blanche
French for "free to do as you please"; Full freedom or author…
Foreign Words and Phrases used in English
caveat emptor
carte blanche
tete-a-tete
pas de deux
Latin phrase meaning "Let the buyer beware"; A commercial pri…
French for "free to do as you please"; Full freedom or author…
French for "head to head"; A private, intimate conversation b…
French for "steps for two" A dance for two that is an establi…
caveat emptor
Latin phrase meaning "Let the buyer beware"; A commercial pri…
carte blanche
French for "free to do as you please"; Full freedom or author…
Useful Foreign Words & Phrases
cri de Coeur (French)
du jour (French)
je suis (French)
zeitgeist (German)
cry of the heart
of the day
I am
spirit of the time
cri de Coeur (French)
cry of the heart
du jour (French)
of the day
Commonly used foreign words
Caveat Empter
Carte Blanche
Tete a Tete
Pas de deux
Denotation: The buyer is responsible for chasing... Connotation…
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thanks b…
Denotation: A private conversation between two persons.... Conno…
Denotation: Dance for two people.... Connotation: Not two... Etymol…
Caveat Empter
Denotation: The buyer is responsible for chasing... Connotation…
Carte Blanche
Denotation: Complete freedom to act as one wishes or thanks b…
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