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Vocabulary Words. Language cognate derivative diminutive inflection orthography paradigm philology phonology rhetoric syntax. Honesty and Deception belie clandestine collusion dissemble nefarious perfidious probity scrupulous spurious strategem. Unit 1. Movement emanate

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unit 1
Language

cognate

derivative

diminutive

inflection

orthography

paradigm

philology

phonology

rhetoric

syntax

Honesty and Deception

belie

clandestine

collusion

dissemble

nefarious

perfidious

probity

scrupulous

spurious

strategem

Unit 1
unit 2
Movement

emanate

inhibit

meander

retrogress

serpentine

supersede

torpid

transitory

undulate

unremitting

Other Languages

berserk

jubilee

juggernaut

kowtow

maelstrom

mecca

nabob

saga

shibboleth

trek

Unit 2
unit 3
Relationships

adjunct

amalgamate

contiguous

diffuse

diverge

parity

periphery

synergy

transcend

unison

Clarity and Vagueness

adumbrate

arcane

covert

educe

fathom

impervious

limpid

manifest

nebulous

translucent

Unit 3
unit 4
capacious

captious

captivate

cater

concept

inception

perceptible

precept

receptacle

recipient

Root: cap: To take or receive

axiomatic

definitive

empirical

hypothetical

presuppose

rationalize

rebuttal

repudiate

synthesis

verifiable

Argument and Persuasion

Unit 4
unit 5
aberrant

anomaly

eccentricity

endemic

incongruous

mundane

outlandish

paragon

ubiquitous

unwonted

Normality and Abnormality

animus

corpulent

corpus

corpuscle

equanimity

inanimate

incorporate

incorporeal

magnanimous

pusillanimous

Roots: corp = body

anim = spirit

Unit 5
unit 6
abscond

bilk

clemency

contrite

impute

iniquity

redress

reprehensible

restitution

vindicate

atrophy

debilitate

livid

moribund

noxious

pestilent

prostrate

salubrious

scourge

unscathed

Unit 6
unit 7
append

dispense

expendable

expenditure

impend

pending

perpendicular

preponderance

recompense

suspension

eulogy

exalt

exhort

expatiate

garrulous

gist

histrionic

laconic

peremptory

polemic

Speaking

Unit 7
vocabulary 8
consecrate

credo

desecrate

laudable

pious

sacrilegious

sanctimony

sanctity

supplicate

venerate

Reverence and irreverence

anonymous

cognomen

denomination

homonym

ignominy

metonymy

misnomer

nomenclature

nominal

renown

Roots: onym and nomin=name

Vocabulary 8
vocabulary unit 9
convivial

ebullience

felicitous

irascible

placid

querulous

sardonic

surly

truculent

unctuous

Agreeable and disagreeable

audacious

contumacy

dour

eclat

indefatigable

irresolute

obdurate

obsequious

pertinacity

stoic

Willingness and unwillingness

Vocabulary Unit 9
week 10
benediction

colloquium

edict

elocution

grandiloquence

indict

interdict

interlocutor

loquacious

soliloquy

Roots dic and locu mean to say and to speak

deleterious

despoil

effectual

jettison

obviate

pinnacle

raze

stultify

surmount

wrest

Building and destroying

Week 10
week 11
avarice

insatiable

inundate

myriad

parsimony

prodigal

replete

surfeit

tumult

voluminous

Plenty and excess

extenuation

portent

pretentious

retentive

retinue

sustenance

tenable

tenacious

tenuous

tenure

Root – ten means to stretch or hold on to

Week 11
vocabulary unit 12
adduce

confound

construe

conundrum

cryptic

equivocate

paradox

patent

perspicacity

rudimentary

Problems and solutions

commodious

finite

gamut

incalculable

iota

lofty

magnitude

minuscule

picayune

vestige

Size and amount

Vocabulary Unit 12
vocabulary unit 13
bedlam

chauvinism

draconian

herculean

martinet

maudlin

mesmerize

silhouette

stentorian

titanic

Words from proper nouns

concomitant

eon

extant

hiatus

inure

irrevocable

millennium

perpetuity

pristine

transience

time

Vocabulary Unit 13
vocabulary 14
deplore

disconsolate

distraught

halcyon

lachrymose

mercurial

revel

tirade

trauma

vex

emotions

coup d’etat

elan

entrée

esprit de corps

laissez faire

nouveau riche

par excellence

potpourri

savoir-faire

tete-a-tete

Words from the French

Vocabulary 14
vocabulary unit 15 last one
abstract

aesthetic

avant-garde

eclectic

grotesque

hackneyed

perspective

representational

surrealistic

verisimilitude

art

buffoon

farce

irony

jocular

lampoon

levity

parody

raillery

regale

satirical

humor

Vocabulary Unit 15 (Last One!)